Dark Phoenix

Ever want to make super-rootbeer? Here you go.
1 12 oz Fernet Branca
34 oz Allspice Dram, St. Elizabeth
3 ds Bitters, Fee Brothers Whiskey Barrel Aged
4 oz Root beer, Virgil's
Shake, strain into a Collins over crushed ice. Top with root beer, and gently stir in.
My allspice dram is homemade, so I use 1 1/4 oz. As a bonus cocktail, this would be really awesome over vanilla ice cream. It makes me think of how root beer might have tasted back in the sassafrass days.
Chuck (@bitspitter) and Phaedra (@sensestorm) Cook gave me the idea... I just ran with it. Submitted to Thursday Drink Night: Sparking and published in Mutineer Magazine, Issue 20, Nov/Dec 2011.
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