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Secret Recipe: The Kerouac from Burritt Room


Once upon a time, spirits steeped with herbs (like Aperol, an Italian bitter liqueur) were considered restoratives to treat mind, body, and even hangovers. Throw together a curative for whatever may be ailing you New Year's Day with The Kerouac from Burritt Room bartender Kevin Diedrich.

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Makes 1 

1 3/4 ounces Reposado tequila

1/2 ounce Aperol

1/2 ounce Combier

 3/4 ounce grapefruit juice

 1/2 ounce lemon juice

 1. Shake all ingredients together twice and strain into a coupe.

 2. Garnish with a grapefruit twist.