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Good Cork

good cork cocktail

 Phil Ward

The unexpected pairing of mezcal and Irish whiskey stars in this clever concoction by bartending vet Phil Ward.


  • 1 ounce Del Maguey Vida mezcal
  • 1 ounce Redbreast 12-year-old Irish whiskey
  • 1/2 ounce Benedictine
  • 2 dashes Peychaud's bitters
  • Garnish: apple slice


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

  2. Strain into a rocks glass over fresh ice.

  3. Garnish with an apple slice.