Cynar Cocktail: The Long Goodbye

cynar cocktailNamed after the Raymond Chandler novel of the same name, the Long Goodbye gives Cynar a starring role, backed up beautifully by mezcal, citrus, simple syrup and soda water.

1½ oz. Cynar
½ oz. mezcal
1 oz. fresh orange juice
¼ oz. fresh lime juice
¼ oz. rich simple syrup (2:1)
1 oz. soda water
Tools: shaker, strainer
Glass: Collins
Garnish: lime wedge

Add the soda water to a Collins glass. Shake the remaining ingredients with ice. Double-strain into a Collins glass. Top with ice, then garnish.

Heather Sang, Clyde Common, Portland, Oregon

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