Last Love Letter

"My friends say that even though I'm not sad, I'm in love with the idea of being sad," says bartender Colin O'Neill. "The Last Love Letter is a rich, sultry cocktail to sip while contemplating lost loves and forgotten promises."?

Slideshow: Rum Cocktail Recipes

Recipe from Food & Wine Cocktails 2015
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  • Servings: Makes 1

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Ingredients

  • 1 ounce aged Demerara rum, preferably El Dorado 8-year
  • 1/2 ounce dark rum, such as Gosling’s
  • 1/2 ounce Jamaican amber rum, such as Appleton V/X
  • 1 teaspoon Rich Simple Syrup
  • 8 drops of tiki bitters
  • Dash of orange bitters
  • Ice, plus 1 large cube for serving
  • 1 orange twist, for garnish

How to make this recipe

  1. In a mixing glass, combine the rums, Rich Simple Syrup and both bitters. Fill the glass with ice, stir well and strain into a chilled rocks glass over the large ice cube. Pinch the orange twist over 
the drink and add to the glass.
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