Cocktail

Final Ward

by:
November 21, 2014
Photo by Bobbi Lin
Author Notes

The recipe comes from Phil Ward, one New York’s great bartenders, who decided to smooth out the sharp edges of a Last Word but hold on to its mystery. As a favor to you, his last name is nearly indistinguishable from “word,” so when you order this drink incorrectly in a bustling bar (I’ll have a Final Word please), your date will never know. —Food52

  • Serves 1
Ingredients
  • 1/2 ounce Bulleit rye whiskey
  • 1/2 ounce green Chartreuse
  • 1/2 ounce maraschino liqueur
  • 1/2 ounce fresh lemon juice
In This Recipe
Directions
  1. Add all of the ingredients to a cocktail shaker, fill with ice, and shake for 5 to 10 seconds. Strain into a coupe or cocktail glass.
Tags:

See Reviews

See what other Food52ers are saying.

  • angelitakarmalita
    angelitakarmalita
  • Richard Meehan
    Richard Meehan
Review
Food52 (we cook 52 weeks a year, get it?) is a food and home brand, here to help you eat thoughtfully and live joyfully.