Drink #068: Garden Elixir
The Art of Translation, Armada, Over the Garden Wall, Othering
Ongoing Investigations: Over the Garden Wall, Armada by Ernest Cline, Ace of the Diamond S1, Disney shorts.
Topics: Compensating Panelists, The Art of Translation, and the “Othering” of Manga.
And now your helpful bartenders at The Speakeasy present your drink:
- 1/4 cup gin
- 5 cilantro leaves
- 1/4 cup dry vermouth, preferably Noilly Prat
- 1/2 tablespoon green Chartreuse
- 3 tablespoons apple juice, preferably fresh
- 1 tablespoon celery juice
- Dash of fresh lime juice
- Nasturtium flowers, for garnish (optional)
Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add the gin and cilantro and shake. Add the vermouth, Chartreuse, apple juice, celery juice and lime juice and shake well. Strain into a chilled martini glass and garnish with nasturtium flowers.