Cherry Americano
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Cherry Americano
Mixologist Albert Trummer of Apothéke – New York, NY
Adapted by
March 2009
Yield: 1 Cocktail

Elixir #3:
1 cup cherries, pitted
3 cups amaro
2 stems dried lavender

To Assemble and Serve:
1 ounce Elixir #3 
1 dash bitters
2 ounces Sapphire gin
5 cherries, pitted
½ ounce fresh lime juice
½ ounce fresh sugar cane juice
2 ounces amaro

For the Elixir #3:
Combine cherries, amaro, and lavender. Let infuse for 3 weeks.

To Assemble and Serve:
In a rocks glass, muddle the cherries. Add Elixir #3, bitters, gin, lime juice, and sugar cane juice. Add ice and stir gently. Top with amaro.