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Death In The Afternoon

A contribution by Ernest Hemingway to the 1935 book So Red The Nose, or Breath In The Afternoon which contained cocktail recipes submitted by famous authors of the time. This drink is sometimes called a Hemingway Champagne.


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  • Absinthe - 1½ Tbsp
  • Sparkling Wine - 5 fl oz


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