Honeymoon Cocktail – Hugo Ensslin’s Beautiful 1917 Recipe

Invented by Hugo Ensslin and first written in his 1916 book Recipes for Mixed Drinks, this is an wonderful little drink. you would think with a name like the honeymoon it would have honey in it but it doesn’t. Not much to say about it other than its a pre-prohibition cocktail that uses apple brandy and benedictine together in a very nice way.

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Honeymoon Cocktail – Hugo Ensslin Beautiful 1917 Recipe

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Course: DrinksCuisine: American
Servings

1

servings
Calories

227

kcal
ABV

34%

Total time

3

minutes

Learn how to make the amazing Honeymoon Cocktail from Hugo Ensslin 1917 cocktail boob Recipes for Mixed Drinks.

Ingredients

  • 1/2 oz Lemon Juice

  • 1/2 oz Orange Liqueur

  • 1/2 oz Benedictine

  • 2 oz Apple Brandy

Directions

  • Add Ice To Mixing Glass and combine all ingredients in the mixing glass.
  • Stir the ingredients for 20 – 30 seconds to properly chill and dilute the drink.
  • Strain into glass.

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