This play on the Mint Julep that’s named after Cyndi Lauper’s first album is guaranteed to be interesting.
- 1 1/4 oz Hennessy V.S.O.P Privilège cognac
- 1 oz Rye whiskey
- 2 dashes Orange bitters
- 2 dashes Grapefruit bitters
- 5 Shiso leaves
- 1 Sugar cube
- Garnish: Shiso leaf
Muddle the bitters, shiso leaves and sugar cube in a goblet.
Add crushed ice.
Add the cognac and whiskey, and top with more ice.
Garnish with a shiso leaf.