Blue Moon

Dry Gin30 ml
Parfait amour15 ml
Lemon juice15 ml
Pour ice and ingredients into a shaker and shake.
GlassCocktail glass
AlcoholAbout 26 %
FlavorMedium sweet and dry
T.P.ODigestif(After dinner cocktail)
Photo: Blue Moon ©okyawa
The name is the full moon that occurs once every few years, and it is a rare phenomenon in the "moon that looks bluish". The most famous recipe for Parfait Amour cocktails. The sweetness of Parfait Amour is tightened by the acidity of gin and lemon. You can enjoy the refreshing scent of gin and the rich scent of sweet violet.
Apr 4, 2021

About Blue Moon Ingredients

The gin is a distilled spirit made by adding juniper berries and other aromatic herbs called botanicals and is one of the four major spirits in the world. The flavor is herbal, floral, refreshing, sharp, and unique.
Parfait amour
Meaning "perfect love" in French, this is a rare floral liqueur made from niois violets (a type of violet). It has a beautiful purple color and is so fragrant that it is called "drinking perfume.
Lemon juice
Lemon juice goes well with many types of cocktails.

About the supplies for making Blue Moon

Cocktail glass
A glass specially designed for cocktails, the typical glass is an inverted triangle.
Shaking with ice allows for rapid cooling. Effective for stirring materials that are difficult to mix or have a difference in specific gravity. Mellow out high alcohol content materials by mixing them with air.
Major cup
Measuring cups for measuring cocktail ingredients. Cups are paired at the top and bottom, and 30 ml and 45 ml are common.

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