No. 7’s Spring Flower Applejack Cocktail


The drink: Applejack

The bar: No. 7, 7 Greene Avenue, Brooklyn

The price: $12

The ingredients: Applejack, grappa, Cognac, and essence of violet, served in a rocks glass.

The buzz: No. 7’s spring cocktail list is inspired by flowers. The Applejack cocktail packs a serious punch (hello, Applejack, grappa and Cognac?), but is terribly sneaky about it. The dominant violet makes you feel like you’re sipping an elixir of pretty petals rather than a triple-booze knockout. Cue the singing birds fluttering around your spinning head.

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