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2 oz Bourbon
0.75 oz Applejack
0.5 oz Cherry Heering
0.25 oz Aperol
3 drops Burlesque Bitters

Shake well with ice, pour over a large ice cube. Squeeze some orange oil out of a peel into the finished drink and drop in to garnish.

NOTES: Good flavor, but the Bulleit bourbon was a little overpowering. Would like to try again with a smoother rye, maybe upping the applejack to a full ounce. Burlesque bitters are a little less potent than the Fee Brothers I’m used to, so that could also probably increase.


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1.5 oz Blackstrap Rum
.75 oz Cherry Heering
0.5 oz Frangelico
2 dashes Chocolate Bitters

Shake ingredients well with ice, pour over a large ice cube in a rocks glass. Top with seltzer water and stir gently.

NOTES: Interesting direction, but in the end, too much rich molasses flavor. Needs to be a little less intense to be successful, but worth revisiting.

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