Sherlock Holmes

This smoky cocktail is a nod to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's fictitious British detective, whose favorite tea was purportedly Lapsang souchong.

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  • Servings: makes 1 drink

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  • Ice
  • 1 1/2 ounces single-malt Scotch, preferably Laphroaig
  • 2 ounces chilled brewed Lapsang souchong tea
  • 1 ounce Honey Syrup
  • 3/4 ounce fresh lemon juice

How to make this recipe

  1. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add all of the remaining ingredients and stir well. <a href="/articles/cocktail-basics-techniques#doublestraining">Double strain</a> into a chilled coupe.

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