Cocktail & Other Recipes By Spirit Brandy Cocktails

The Japanese

This cocktail was created by Jon Harris at Virgin for Cognac Classics Week, presented by and Hennessy VSOP Privilège.


  • 2 oz Hennessy VSOP cognac
  • 1/2 oz Sesame orgeat*
  • 2 dashes Dr. Adam Elmegirab’s Teapot bitters
  • Garnish: Lemon peel


  1. Add all of the ingredients to a shaker, and fill with ice.

  2. Shake and strain into a Martini glass.

  3. Garnish with a lemon peel.