The Southern Agenda

Happy Hour: Holiday on Ice

How to make a “Christmas in Hollis”

Illustration: Tim Bower

Looking for something to take the edge off the in-laws’ impending visit? This concoction from T. Cole Newton of Twelve Mile Limit, the big winner of last year’s Tales of the Toddy competition, should do the trick.


    • 1 oz. Benedictine

    • 1/2 oz. Green Chartreuse

    • 1/2 oz. Buffalo Trace bourbon

    • 1 oz. fresh lemon juice

    • 1 dash Bitter Truth Mole Bitters

    • 2 oz. Orange Crush (or similar orange soda)


  1. Combine in Tom Collins glass. Add ice. Garnish with a lemon wedge.

Cocktail recipe from T. Cole Newton of Twelve Mile Limit in New Orleans, Louisiana