Violent Fairytales (Cachaça, Amaro, Peychaud's, Champagne Cocktail) Recipe | SAVEUR

Violent Fairytales

Cachaca Violent Fairy Tales Cocktail

A dash of sparkling wine gives this cocktail a bright finish. Get the recipe for Violent Fairytales

Matt Taylor-Gross

“Making approachable aperitif cocktails is important in a restaurant setting, and this is possibly my most successful attempt yet.” – J Rosser Lomax of CraftBar

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Violent Fairytales
This update on the classic champagne cocktail relies on aged cachaça for sweetness and balance with both Amaro Montenegro and Peychaud's bitters.
makes one cocktail
5 minutes


12 oz. Amaro Montenegro
6–8 dashes Peychaud's bitters
3 oz. sparkling wine


Stir first three ingredients together over ice, and strain into a flute or coupe. Top with sparkling wine and garnish with an orange twist.