Shy Smile

Starring Palo Cortado

On the first sip, Shy Smile ignites all parts of the palate with a sweet, savory, citrus, and spice combination that leaves even the most experiences drinker wanting more. The subtle peppery smoke of the mezcal bridges the brightness of the passion fruit with the toasted almond and vanilla finishes of the Palo Cortado.

Ingredients

2 oz 
Palo Cortado
.5 
Mezcal
.5 oz 
Giffard Passion Fruit Liqueur
.5 oz 
lemon juice
.5 oz 
passion fruit puree
.25 oz 
egg white
Garnish 
edible flowers

Directions

Build in shaker with all ingredients. Dry shake for 30 seconds. Shake with with ice for dilution for an additional 30 seconds. Double strain into tea cup.

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Pairing Palo Cortado with food

"Meditation wine," ideal to be slowly appreciated, to become totally immersed in the full range of well balanced sensations this exceptional wine has to offer. It may accompany nuts, cured cheeses and, at the table, the more concentrated consommés, stews and gelatinous meats (bull's tail, cheeks...)

Palo Cortado fast facts

Slightly Chilled in a White Wine Glass

Serve it between 12° and 14° C in a white wine glass.

The Most Elegant Sherry

It combines the subtlety of an Amontillado with the roundness of an Oloroso.

Ideal to Drink Glass by Glass

Its composition allows it to be stored in open bottles for months.

Analytic data

  • Alcoholic content between 17 & 22% vol.
  • Sugar < 5 gr. / litre (normally < 1 gr. / litre)
  • Total Acidity (tartaric) 4 - 6 gr. / litre
  • Volatile Acidity (acetic) < 0,8 gr. / litre
  • High in Gylcerine Content 8 - 10 gr. / litre
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