Swizzled Cocktails: La Hermosa by Zdenek Kastanek
This recipe was first published as part of our trend feature on Swizzled Cocktails.
Zdenek Kastanek’s Bacardi Legacy winning swizzle in 2012
It’s worth looking this one up in more detail as Kastanek’s story behind the drink makes it so much more interesting than the sum of its parts!
60ml Bacardi Carta Blanca
15ml Orange curacao
20ml Manzanilla sherry
12.5ml Orgeat syrup (preferably homemade)
25ml Lemon juice
4ds Yellow Chartreuse
Swizzle with crushed ice in a tall glass, top with more crushed ice and garnish with 3 mint sprigs, discarded lemon zest and little lemon wedge.