Cocktail & Other Recipes By Spirit Bourbon Cocktails

Holy Smokes

holy smokes cocktail
Image: Tony Devencenzi

This complex cocktail by bartender Tony Devencenzi will set your heart aflame.


  • 1 1/2 ounces bourbon
  • 1/2 ounce Cardamaro vino amaro
  • 1/2 ounce Bénédictine
  • 2 dashes The Bitter Truth chocolate bitters
  • 1 tsp Ardbeg Uigeadail single-malt scotch
  • Garnish: flamed orange peel


  1. Add all ingredients into a mixing glass with ice and stir until well-chilled.

  2. Strain into a chilled small cocktail glass.

  3. Garnish with a flamed orange peel.