Dr. Hadley's Root Restorative

Apple brandy, Root liqueur, Bénédictine, Brandy, Bitters, Lime juice, Demerara syrup, Chocolate bitters, Mint
1 14ozApple brandy, Lairds
1ozRoot liqueur
6lfMint (muddled with syrup)
12ozDemerara syrup
2dsBitters, Angostura
2dsChocolate bitters, Fee Brothers Aztec Chocolate
1spgMint (spanked as garnish)
12ozLime juice
Muddle mint with syrup, add rest, shake, double strain, straight up, cocktail glass, garnish with spanked mint.
Original specifies 1/2 oz B&B, rather than a half ounce each Bénédictine and Brandy. Video calls for B&B and written recipe uses straight Bénédictine.
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Created byKatie Loeb, Oyster House, Philadelphia, OH
AuthenticityAuthentic recipe
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Dan on 05/05/2011

From other users

Made with mole bitters instead of chocolate and with all Benedictine. Really a cocktail for root beer lovers. Deserves another try with real chocolate bitters and less Root. (2 stars)

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