The Lost Weekend No. 2

Adapted by StarChefs.com
May 2014
Yield: 1 cocktail

INGREDIENTS:

Grains of Paradise Tincture
1 cup cracked grains of paradise
1 cup finely ground grains of paradise
Buffalo Trace Distillery White Dog Mash #1 whiskey
The Lost Weekend No. 2
2 ounces Wild turkey Rye 101
¾ ounce Dolin dry vermouth
¼ ounce house raspberry syrup
1 full dropper grains of Paradise Tincture
1½ dashes orange bitters
Lemon Peel

METHOD:

For the Grains of Paradise Tincture:
Combine grains of paradise in a 16-ounce mason jar. Fill the jar almost to the top with whiskey and seal. Shake jar for 15 seconds. Let jar stand for 1 week, shaking a couple of times a day for 15 seconds. Strain through a fine-mesh sieve into a dropper bottle.

For the The Lost Weekend No. 2:
In a tumbler, combine Rye, vermouth, raspberry syrup, Grains of Paradise Tincture, and orange bitters. Add ice, stir, and strain into coupe. Express lemon peel and place it on rim of glass.