Parfumerie Russe
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Parfumerie Russe
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The Parfumerie Russe is an intriguing and exotic cocktail that combines the sweet tropical notes of pineapple juice with the distinct flavor of melon liqueur. This cocktail is given a ... more The Parfumerie Russe is an intriguing and exotic cocktail that combines the sweet tropical notes of pineapple juice with the distinct flavor of melon liqueur. This cocktail is given a unique twist with the addition of black vodka, contributing to its depth and color, while the aromatic hint of absinthe imparts a complex, herbal undertone. The use of a spritz of absinthe in the glass before serving adds to the overall sensory experience, making the Parfumerie Russe not just a drink, but a perfumed journey for the palate. It is usually presented in a sophisticated cocktail glass, often garnished with a curl of melon peel to echo its melon notes, providing a visually appealing and aromatic sip.
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Melon
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24.84% | 2.26 units *

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Ingredients

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Method
How to make a Parfumerie Russe

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Add the the pineapple juice, Midori, vodka and bitters to a cocktail shaker with ice and shake well
Take a chilled cocktail glass and spray with absinthe, then strain the mixture into the glass
Garnish with a melon peel and serve

Learn more about some of the mixology terms used in this cocktail

·  Bitters  ·  Shake  ·  Strain  ·  Garnish  · 

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FAQ's

INGREDIENT_SUBSTITUTIONS

Can I substitute another liqueur for the melon liqueur in the Parfumerie Russe?

Yes, you can substitute the melon liqueur with other fruit liqueurs like peach schnapps or Midori to maintain the fruity profile. Each will slightly alter the taste, giving the cocktail a different character.

GARNISHING_TIPS

What garnish would complement the Parfumerie Russe?

Given its unique ingredients, a thin slice of pineapple or a twist of lime peel can complement the flavors of the Parfumerie Russe while adding a visually appealing element to the cocktail.

PREPARATION_TECHNIQUES

Is it crucial to shake the Parfumerie Russe, or can it be stirred instead?

Shaking is preferred for the Parfumerie Russe as it helps to thoroughly mix the dense ingredients like pineapple juice and liqueurs, ensuring a well-blended cocktail. Stirring might not achieve the same level of integration of flavors.

ALCOHOL_CONTENT_COMPARISON

How does the alcohol content of the Parfumerie Russe compare to a standard cocktail?

With an alcohol content of 24.84%, the Parfumerie Russe sits on the higher end of the spectrum compared to many classic cocktails. Standard cocktails usually have an alcohol content ranging from 15% to 25%.

OCCASION_SUITABILITY

What is the best occasion to serve the Parfumerie Russe?

The Parfumerie Russe, with its unique mix of exotic flavors and sophisticated presentation, is most suitable for evening gatherings or themed parties. Its intriguing mix makes it a conversation starter.

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