The brief was a tequila based Manhattan style drink.
The creator, Rufus Grantham from Demon Bitters, decided to go down a cleaner route and so chose blanco over a reposado. Looking for a perfect style of balance he choses Suze for its complex gentian flavouring and lovely yellow colouring in place of a sweet Italian vermouth. The grapefruit notes in the bitters work well with both the tequila and the Suze.
A @demonbitters original.
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