Follow the Crossword Sale for a new sale every day in January. The sale for January 24 is: Gemstones!
fresh picks

“The Last Word”

Description from Sarah aka iamhydrogen: Continuation on today's cocktail theme in celebration of summer & the long weekend!

This is a bit of an obscure one, but it's becoming pretty popular here on the West Coast. I love it - it's like drinking freshly mowed grass.

Chartreuse is an herbal liquor made by monks in the Chartreuse Mountains of France. The color chartreuse gets its name from the liqueur - not the other way around!

Maraschino is exactly what it sounds like: liqueur made from Marasca cherries, otherwise known as maraschino cherries. It's made with the pits as well as the fruit; it smells like cherries but tastes more like bitter almond.

3/4 oz. dry gin
3/4 oz. freshly squeezed lime juice
3/4 oz. green Chartreuse
3/4 oz. maraschino liqueur

Shake all ingredients over ice & strain into a cocktail glass.


Buy the Beads!

16" strand $22.70 OUT OF STOCK
½ strand (loose) $11.85 OUT OF STOCK

Notify Me When More Arrive!

16" strand $4.70 OUT OF STOCK

Notify Me When More Arrive!

Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Yummy! Thanks for all the cocktail recipes. Fabulous pick! :D

  2. Daisy Chick - Dawn
    Daisy Chick - Dawn says:


  3. No Photo
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Very petty !

Comments are closed for this Fresh Pick.

Design Your Own!

The Fresh Pick on this page was designed by a customer. You can design your own Fresh Picks, too!

Or, you can browse more Fresh Picks at Lima Beads.