The Swedish Vampire
Fruity, fresh, and pinkish-orange in hue, this aquavit, tomato, Tabasco, and citrus concoction is refreshingly savory, topped off with a splash of sparkling water.
Yield: makes 1 Cocktail
- 2 oz. aquavit, preferrably Krogstad
- 2 oz. tomato juice
- 2 oz. fresh orange juice
- 1⁄2 tsp. fresh lime juice
- 3-4 dashes Tabasco
- Lemon-flavored sparkling water, preferably Perrier Lemon
- Lemon wheel, to garnish
- Mix the aquavit, juices, and Tabasco in a chilled highball glass. Fill ¾ with ice cubes. Top with sparkling water, and stir to mix. Garnish with a lime wheel.