Beginning Of The End

Main Spirit Rum - Aged
Difficulty Easy
Technique Stirred

Created in 2008 by Paul Mathew at The Hide in London, the Beginning Of The End is a riff on the classic Fin de Siècle except the gin is replaced with rum to create a balanced but complex bittersweet drink.


  • 1.5 oz. 45ml Rum, Aged
  • 0.5 oz. 15ml Vermouth, Sweet
  • 0.4 oz. 12ml Amer Picon
  • 0.4 oz. 12ml Sherry, Oloroso
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Flame an orange zest twist into an empty glass. to line the inside with smoky oil. Then stir all ingredients with ice and strain into the pre-prepared glass.


Orange zest twist

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