This recipe comes from Imbibe’s 2013 Bartender of the Year, Ryan Maybee, and it highlights one of our Ingredients to Watch in 2013: crème de cacao.
1 oz. absinthe
1 oz. white crème de cacao
1 oz. coffee cordial (Maybee make his from scratch, but Kahlua works fine)
1 oz. heavy cream
Tools: shaker, strainer
Garnish: fresh grated nutmeg
Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice and shake vigorously. Strain into chilled glass and garnish.
Ryan Maybee, Manifesto, Kansas City, Missouri