3 Major Accidents Strain Bay Area Commute, LIVERMORE (CBS 5 / BCN)
“Meanwhile, in Santa Clara County, two lanes of southbound U.S. 101 in Sunnyvale reopened at about 9:15 a.m., following a crash in which a big rig transporting vodka overturned and spilled the product onto the roadway, city spokesman John Pilger said.”
Too bad a tanker of Rose’s Lime Juice, a truck of ice, and a food service supply truck weren’t also involved. Could have been an early morning Gimlet Break for Apple employees…
Use Port Wine Glass.
Fill with shaved ice.
Fill Glass 3/4 full with White Crème de Menthe (Brizard) and top with Brandy (Maison Surrenne Petite Champagne Cognac).
Ya know, I expected to hate this.
A glass 3/4 full of Crème de Menthe topped with Brandy.
An inverse stinger! How could that be good?
It’s actually kind of nice, in a peppermint life-saver kind of way. Cooling. Not to mention quite attractive visually.
I can only imagine it would be significantly spiffier with the legendary dry French Crème de Menthe, Get.
This post is one in a series documenting my ongoing effort to make all of the cocktails in the Savoy Cocktail Book, starting at the first, Abbey, and ending at the last, Zed.