2 oz. Laird's 7 1/2 Year Old Apple Brandy
3/4 oz. Honey syrup (2:1)
3/4 Freshly squeezed lemon juice
1. Fill a cocktail shaker halfway with ice
2. Add all ingredients and shake well
3. Strain into a double old fashioned glass
4. Garnish with a flag of golden delicious apple slices
About This Drink
The “Golden Delicious” was created by Jim Kearns while working at the Pegu Club in New York City. A perfect balance of apple, honey and crisp lemon.
*Clover Honey Syrup
In a large container, add 2 parts clover honey to 1 part warm water. Integrate thoroughly with a bar spoon and add 1 tsp. of vodka as a preservative. Pour into a squeeze bottle, and refrigerate until use.