130 herbal extracts form this very complex and potent ingredient, made by monks since the 1740's.
As the Edwardian writer Saki had one of his protagonists say in 1904: People may say what they like about the decay of Christianity; the religious system that produced green Chartreuse can never really die.
The Last Word is a perfectly balanced cocktail, but more than two will get you in trouble as the Green Chartreuse has a whopping alcohol content of 55 percent - i.e. more than the gin also needed for the cocktail.
- 2,5 cl gin
- 2,5 cl Green Chartreuse
- 2,5 cl Maraschino liqueur
- 2,5 cl strained fresh lemon juice