Corpse Reviver (No. 2) Cocktail - a vintage "hair of the dog" cocktail made with Lillet Blanc, Cointreau, Gin, Absinthe and lemon juice. WARNING: "Four of these taken in swift succession will unrevive the corpse again.” ~ Harry Craddock, The Savoy Cocktail Handbook (1930)
The Corpse Revivier ¾ oz gin (I suggest Plymouth’s) ¾ oz Cointreau ¾ oz Lillet Blanc (available in good liquor stores) ¾ oz lemon juice 1 or 2 drops of Pernod, Ricard, or absinthe - or any other pastis (anise-flavored liqueur) 1 stemless cherry for garnish (optional)
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