Sona • Los AngelesBartender Sam Ross prepares this drink with Laird's bonded (100 proof) apple brandy because of the spirit's intense flavor. Twenty pounds of Virginia apples go into each 750-milliliter bottle. More Brandy Drinks
Fill a pint glass with ice. Add all of the remaining ingredients except the cherries; stir well. Strain into a chilled coupe and garnish with the cherries.