The Start and Finish

  • prep time2 min
  • total time 4 min
  • serves 0

Try this dark and delicious cocktail inspired by the movie The Artist.

Courtesy of Frankie Solarik of BarChef.

5 Ratings
Directions for: The Start and Finish


1 ¾ oz standard rail Canadian rye

¼ oz Fernet Branca

¾ oz cinnamon syrup


1. To make cinnamon syrup, in pot place 1 litre of water with 500mls of granulated white sugar, next add 3 medium sized sticks of cinnamon (not ground), let simmer until sugar is dissolved, remove from heat, strain and set aside until room temperature is achieved, serve.

2. Place all ingredients into shaker tin, add ice and shake, strain into chilled and absinthe rinsed rock glass, garnish with flamed orange zest.

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