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The Last Word - Absinthe Based Cocktail

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In today's free mixology video Clint will show you how to make The Last Word. This one is a classic and a personal favorite. It is a strong drink but the anise of Absinthe blends beautifully to make this drink go down smooth. Let us know what you think of this great classic drink!
Ingredients
  Rehorst gin 1 Ounce
  Luxardo cherry flavored liqueur 1 Ounce
  Absinthe 1 Ounce
  Lime 1 Large
  Lime slice 1 Medium, twisted (for garnish)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Squeeze the lime to extract about 1 ounce of its juice.

MAKING
2. In a cocktail shaker, add the gin, cherry liqueur, absinthe and the lime juice. Top the cover of the shaker, with ice cubes and shake well for 10 seconds.
3. Using a double strainer, strain the cocktail, into a cocktail glass.

SERVING
4. Serve chilled, garnished with a twisted slice of lime.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Wine And Drink
Method: 
Mixing
Drink: 
Cocktail, Gin
Interest: 
Bachelor Party, Party
Restriction: 
Low Cholesterol, Low Fat
Channel: 
Drinks Channel
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Servings: 
1

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 182 Calories from Fat 1

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0.07 g0.11%

Saturated Fat 0.01 g0.04%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 0.98 mg0.04%

Total Carbohydrates 26 g8.8%

Dietary Fiber 0.98 g3.9%

Sugars 23 g

Protein 0.24 g0.49%

Vitamin A 0.3% Vitamin C 16.9%

Calcium 1.2% Iron 1.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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The Last Word - Absinthe Based Cocktail Recipe Video