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Northern Light

  • SERVINGS: Makes 1 drink

In this twist on the classic Bee's Knees, Philip Duff combines the drink's trademark honey flavor with aquavit's anise and caraway tones.

cocktails Glassware Guide

  1. Ice
  2. 1 1/2 ounces aquavit
  3. 1 1/2 ounces honey vodka, or 1 1/2 ounces vodka mixed with 1/2 teaspoon honey
  4. 4 dashes of orange bitters
  5. 3/4 ounce Cointreau or other triple sec
  6. 1 orange twist, flamed, for garnish
  1. Fill a pint glass with ice. Add all of the remaining ingredients except the garnish and stir well. Add the flamed orange twist to a chilled martini glass, then strain the drink into the glass.