The Last Days of Summer:
1.25 oz 10 Cane rum
1.25 oz Aperol
3/4 oz. Lime juice
1/2 oz. Citronge
Shake over ice. Strain.Twist lemon zest oils into cocktails and slide peel around rim of glass.
A farewell to the summer we cherished. Goodbye sun. See you in 6 months.
This cocktail had a strong fruit punch nose. The funkiness of the 10 cane rum followed on the swallow with grapefruit, bitter lime zest notes, and an almost agave-like grassiness reminiscent of Cachaca. Till we meet again summer...