After much ado (including a postponement, a recasting of the votes, and a rules change), Tales of the Cocktail announced their 2020 Spirited Awards winners today.
- Base Spirit Gin
- Preparation Shaken
- Flavor Refreshing
- Served Up
The Corpse Reviver first appears in print in the mid 19th century. The potent mix of gin and sweet modifiers was billed as a hangover remedy. However, caveat emptor! As Harry Craddock famously observed, ” “…four of these taken in swift succession will unrevive the corpse again.”
- Combine gin, Cointreau, Cocchi, and lemon juice into tins with ice and shake.
- Spray two pumps of Herbsaint onto a coupe.
- Double strain cocktail into the coupe.
- Garnish with cherry.