Fall into Italy, an Equal Parts Cocktail

equal parts cocktailAverna inspired the name of this cocktail, and crushed ice helps take the edge off the intersection of three powerful spirits. This equal parts cocktail couldn’t be easier to mix.

¾ oz. Averna
¾ oz. Cognac
¾ oz. Jamaican rum
¾ oz. fresh lemon juice
¾ oz. simple syrup (1:1)
2 dashes chocolate or mole bitters
Tools: shaker, strainer
Glass: double rocks or double Old Fashioned
Garnish: orange wedges

Combine the ingredients into a shaker and shake briefly to combine. Strain into a chilled double Old Fashioned glass. Add crushed ice on top. Garnish.

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