Lapsang Old Fashioned Lapsang Old Fashioned


Created by Henrietta Lovell

 

Ingredients:

 

60ml Chilled Infusion of Lapsang Souchong

60ml Good Bourbon (Blanton's Single Barrel Special Reserve or similar)

20ml Sweet Vermouth (Antica Formula)

1 Bar Spoon of Honey Syrup (50/50 honey and water)

Sliver of Orange Zest

 

Method:

 

Prepare the tea - 4 minutes should yield a full bodied, smoky brew. Chill.

 

Transfer the cool infsion to a mixing glass. Add ice, Vermouth and honey syrup and slowly stir in the Bourbon until chilled.

 

Strain into an Old Fashioned glass and serve over ice with a twist of orange zest.