Famous King
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About this Cocktail

A variant of the King Cole - Savoy 1930.

  • 2 oz. Blended Scotch (I use Famous Grouse)
  • 1/6 oz. Fernet Branca
  • 1/6 oz. Simple
  • Orange half wheel

Drop sugar cube into mixing glass (I use Demerara) and add 1/6 to 1/4 of an ounce of water. muddle until sugar is dissolved. add fernet and scotch and 5-6 ice cubes. stir the mixture 40 revolutions and strain into rocks glass over a king cube. slice an orange and sip away.

  • Tim Schondelmayer
    I went a little heavier on the Fernet and it was still very nice - but I really enjoy Fernet... Thanks!
  • Louis Muscato
    very nice! cheers!

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