The Chernobyl

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The Chernobyl

“OK,” said Paola. “What did you get me?”

“I don’t know. But Absinthe is supposed to make you crazy,” I said.

“They should call it the Nut Job,” offered Dale.

“That doesn’t sound very Russian,” I said, although I had to laugh at the thought of ordering one.

“Then how about the Chernobyl?” said Paola.

  • 5 Tablespoons Reed’s Original Ginger Brew
  • ¾ ounces Imperial vodka
  • ½ ounce Le Tourment Vert Absinthe
  • ¼ teaspoon Fee Brothers Grapefruit Bitters

Combine all ingredients in Champagne flute. Stir gently to combine.