"This is definitely an autumn drink," says Romée de Goriainoff. "The maple syrup gives it a caramelized, almost burnt aftertaste," and rinsing the glass with a peaty Islay Scotch, such as Laphroaig, adds a smoky note. Cocktail Party Recipes
Rinse a chilled coupe with the Scotch. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add all of the remaining ingredients and shake well. Strain into the prepared coupe.