The Japanese Cocktail

By Good Food Awards
January 15, 2014
The Japanese Cocktail

Author Notes: Created to commemorate the first visit by the Japanese Consulate to the US Embassy in 1860, which is why it is called the Japanese yet contains no Japanese ingredients.Good Food Awards

Serves: 1


  • 2 ounces brandy
  • 1/2 ounce Small Hand Foods Orgeat
  • 2 dashes Angostura bitters


  1. Stir all ingredients over ice in a chilled pint glass for 30 seconds.
  2. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
  3. Twist a piece of lemon zest over the top of the drink, rub it around the rim and drop it into the glass.

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