Part guide to drinking French cocktails, part compilation of world famous mixologists’ recipes, How to Drink French Fluently by Drew Lazor is the ultimate cocktail handbook.
Ezra Star found inspiration in the food encountered along the Italian and French border, where the cuisine does not belong wholly to either culture. Here, Italian artichoke amaro, Cynar, joins forces with St-Germain in a nod to the border zone where elderflower grows freely.
- Method Combine all of the ingredients in a mixing glass, add ice, and stir. Strain into a coupe. Express the lemon peel over the drink and discard.
Reprinted with permission from How to Drink French Fluently, by Drew Lazor with Camille Ralph Vidal. Copyright © 2016 by PUNCH Creative, published by Ten Speed Press, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC.