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Jack Rose

jack rose cocktail
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This classic cocktail from the 1920s and ’30s takes its name from its main ingredient of applejack and the resulting color from grenadine.


  • 1 1/2 ounces apple brandy
  • 3/4 ounce lemon juice, freshly squeezed
  • 1/2 ounce grenadine
  • Garnish: lemon twist


  1. Add all of the ingredients to a shaker with ice, and shake until chilled.

  2. Fine-strain into a coupe glass, and garnish with a lime or lemon twist.