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Cocktails

Sichuan Chi-Tonic

A bai-chi masterpiece
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Ingredients
  • 50ml Ming River (strong-aroma baijiu)
  • 20ml Gosling's overproof rum
  • 10ml Lemon juice
  • 2 pieces Cardamom
  • Thomas Henry Cherry Blossom Tonic
  • 1
    Pound cardamom in mortar with overproof rum.
  • 2
    Ignite and stir.
  • 3
    Add all ingredients except for tonic in shaker.
  • 4
    Shake.
  • 5
    Double-strain over fresh ice in an old-fashioned glass.
  • 6
    Top with tonic.

Based on the Chinese medicinal belief that one’s chi (ji) can be restored by consuming cardamom. Pair with five-spice lychee scorched in Gosling’s overproof rum.


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