Corpse Reviver No. 2

COCKTAIL RECIPES > Corpse Reviver No. 2

Pre-Prohibition cocktail featuring gin, Lillet blanc (a French aperitif), orange liqueur and fresh lemon juice. Arguably the best-tasting of all the corpse reviver drinks.


1 dash Absinthe
30mL Gin
20mL Lillet Blanc, Cocchi Americano, or dry vermouth
30mL Premium orange liqueur
30mL Freshly squeezed lemon juice
Orange peel, to garnish


1. Gather the ingredients.
2. Rinse a chilled cocktail glass with absinthe and toss the excess.
3. Pour the remaining ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice.
4. Shake well.
5. Strain into the rinsed glass.
6. Garnish with an orange peel. Serve and enjoy.