Last Word Cocktail

A last word cocktail on a serving platter
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This Last Word Cocktail is a classic drink made with equal parts gin, Green Chartreuse, maraschino liqueur, and fresh lime juice.


  • 3/4 ounce Gin
  • 3/4 ounce Green Chartreuse
  • 3/4 ounce Maraschino liqueur
  • 3/4 ounce fresh lime juice
  • Garnish with a brandied cherry or lime wedge


Fill a cocktail shaker halfway with ice. Add all the ingredients except the garnishes, then shake everything vigorously for about 20 seconds, until everything is chilled.

Strain into a class and garnish with a brandied cherry or a lime wedge, if desired.

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