Sure,’Tis An Irish Cure Cocktail!

In The Imbibery and Distillery by Christine McKellar

Not sure if this will ail what cures ya or vice versa. But it’s a tried and true Irish whiskey concoction and who knows whiskey better than the Irish?

Old Irish Cure Cocktail 



1 1/3 ounces Irish whiskey, preferably Jameson

1/3 ounce dark rum

2 1/2 teaspoons Calvados

1/3 ounce fresh lemon juice

1/4 ounce cane syrup or Rich Simple Syrup

1/2 teaspoon honey mixed with 1/2 teaspoon water

1/2 teaspoon Fresh Ginger Juice

Dash of Angostura bitters

1 thin apple slice, for garnish



Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add all of the remaining ingredients except the apple slice garnish and shake well. Strain the drink into a chilled coupe and garnish with the apple slice.