Green Ghost Recipe

[Photograph: Vicky Wasik]

Aside from the fact that the Green Ghost is a delicious cocktail, with a lovely appearance and a killer name, not much is known about it. It first appears in print in 1937, in the Cafe Royal Cocktail Book, where it’s attributed to a J. B. Hurrell.

Never mind that. This tasty drink highlights the Chartreuse and will impress anyone who likes a pretty drink because unlike many pretty drinks, this one has flavor to match its beauty.

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  • Yield:makes 1 cocktail
  • Active time:5 minutes
  • Total time:5 minutes
  • Ingredients

    • 2 ounces gin
    • 1/2 ounce Green Chartreuse
    • 1/2 ounce fresh lime juice, from 1 lime


    1. 1.

      Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add gin, Chartreuse, and lime juice. Shake until well chilled, about 15 seconds. Strain into cocktail glass and serve.

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