Drink Recipe: The Rust Cohle Cocktail

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The Rust Cohle

  • 1 ounce Lone Star beer
  • 0.75 oz. absinthe
  • .5 oz. yellow chartreuse
  • Dash of Louisiana Brand Hot Sauce
  • Dash of Peychaud’s Bitters

Combine all ingredients in an ice-filled shaker.
Shake vigorously while chanting “Have you seen the Yellow Sign?”
Strain into a Big Hug Mug.
Garnish with a lemon carved in the shape of a crown.
Enjoy with a pack or two of Camels.

Michael Hughes
Written by Michael Hughes

Michael M. Hughes is a writer and performer. He lives in Baltimore, Maryland.

3 Comment responses

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    February 21, 2014

    skewer the lemon crown with a twig

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    February 22, 2014


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