Honeymoon Cocktail – Hugo Ensslin Beautiful 1917 Recipe

Honeymoon Cocktail
Honeymoon Cocktail

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

5 from 1 vote
Course: DrinksCuisine: American
Servings

1

servings
Calories

300

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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