October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. The John Lamb, which recently opened on the Lower East Side in Manhattan, is featuring a special cocktail created by Chris Judge (The Gilroy, The Grey Lady) called Ribbons For Her.
1.50 oz. Greenhook American Dry Gin
1.50 oz. Greenhook Beach Plum Gin
0.50 oz. Cointreau
0.25 oz. Campari
0.75 oz. lemon juice
0.75 oz. blackberry cherry brandy reduction*
Build all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with egg white and do a dry shake. Add ice and shake again. Double strain and serve up in a coupe.
*For blackberry cherry brandy reduction: Ingredients: Blackberries, sugar, water, cherry brandy (1/1/1/.5 proportions) Combine all ingredients and cook for 12 minutes on medium heat. Chill in ice bath for same amount of time. Strain to remove fruit pieces.