One theory suggests this drink was named after (and even invented by) Bald Jack Rose, a notorious New York City hit man in the early 20th century. Another theory says the name refers to the applejack (a type of apple brandy) in the recipe and the rose color created by the grenadine. Slideshow:  Beautiful Cocktails 

Food & Wine
September 2015

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Credit: © Lucas Allen

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total:
5 mins
Yield:
Makes 1
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a cocktail shaker, combine the brandy, lemon juice and grenadine. Fill the shaker with ice and shake well. Strain into a chilled coupe.

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