Is there a cocktail called The Last Word?

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Yes, there is indeed a cocktail called The Last Word! This drink is a prohibition-era classic that has made a strong comeback in modern mixology. It offers a balanced blend of tart lime juice, the herbal complexity of Green Chartreuse, the nuttiness of Maraschino cherry liqueur, and the crispness of dry gin, all in equal parts. This harmonious mix provides a vibrant and zesty experience, traditionally served in a cocktail glass. The Last Word is acclaimed for its captivating green hue and its ability to deliver a refreshing yet complex taste. With a top rating of 4.9/5, it's a must-try for anyone interested in exploring historically rich and sophisticated cocktails.

There's also another variant named Elder's Last Word, which puts a twist on the original by replacing lime juice with lemon juice, Green Chartreuse with Yellow Chartreuse, and using elderflower liqueur instead of the classic Luxardo. If you're looking for something with similar flair but slightly different flavors, this could be an excellent choice as well, rated at 4.5/5. Enjoy your cocktail journey!

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You asked: Is there a cocktail called The Last Word?. We found 9 cocktails answering the question.

Last Word

The Last Word is a prohibition-era cocktail that has experienced a revival in modern mixology. A balanced mix of tart...

Lime juice (30ml), Green Chartreuse (30ml), Dry gin (30ml), Maraschino cherry liqueur (30ml)

4 ingredients
4.9 / 5

Ultima Palabra

The Ultima Palabra cocktail is a captivating blend of flavors designed to entice the most discerning palates. This sophisticated drink...

Green Chartreuse (22.5ml), Water (10ml), Lime juice (22.5ml), Pineapple Juice (22.5ml), Maraschino Cherry (22.5ml), Mezcal (22.5ml)

Classic
6 ingredients
4.9 / 5

Closing Argument

The Closing Argument is a sophisticated cocktail that marries the distinctive flavors of lime juice, mezcal, green Chartreuse, and maraschino...

Lime juice (22.5ml), Mezcal (22.5ml), Green Chartreuse (22.5ml), Maraschino Cherry (22.5ml)

Classic
4 ingredients
4.6 / 5

The Last Word

The Last Word is an iconic cocktail that stands out for its unique and harmonious blend of flavors. Dating back...

Classic
0 ingredients
4.5 / 5

Elder's Last Word

A take on the classic Last Word, with elderflower liqueur in place of Luxardo, lemon instead of lime juice, and...

Lemon Juice (30ml), Gin (30ml), Yellow Chartreuse (30ml), Elderflower Liqueur (30ml)

4 ingredients
4.5 / 5

20th Century

The 20th Century cocktail is a sophisticated and classic drink inspired by the golden age of rail travel. Named after...

Lemon Juice (20ml), Gin (45ml), Coffee liqueur (15ml), Lillet Blanc (20ml)

Classic
4 ingredients
4.34 / 5

Last Drop

The Last Drop is a visually striking cocktail that combines the dry, juniper-forward notes of gin with the tartness of...

Gin (75ml), Creme De Cassis (Dash), Sour Mix (45ml)

3 ingredients
3.92 / 5

The Lumière

This recipe, developed by Nitehawk Cinema's Beverage Director Jen Marshall, was inspired by the Oscar-nominated film Hugo. The magical sophistication...

Green Chartreuse (22.5ml), Orange Bitters (Dash), Gin (45ml), Lime juice (22.5ml), Elderflower Liqueur (30ml)

5 ingredients
3.92 / 5

Final Ward

This adaptation of the Last Word cocktail replaces the gin with rye whisky and switches up the citrus from lime...

Lemon Juice (22.5ml), Green Chartreuse (22.5ml), Rye Whiskey (22.5ml), Maraschino cherry liqueur (22.5ml)

4 ingredients
3.65 / 5

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What ingredients are in The Last Word cocktail?

The Last Word cocktail typically includes equal parts of lime juice, Green Chartreuse, dry gin, and Maraschino cherry liqueur.

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What is the history of The Last Word cocktail?

The Last Word is a prohibition-era cocktail that has made a strong comeback in modern mixology. It is known for its balanced blend and captivating green hue.

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Are there variations of The Last Word cocktail?

Yes, there are variations such as the Elder's Last Word, which replaces lime juice with lemon juice, Green Chartreuse with Yellow Chartreuse, and uses elderflower liqueur.

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What makes The Last Word cocktail unique?

The Last Word is unique for its balanced blend of herbal, tart, and nutty flavors, as well as its historical significance and vibrant green color.

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How is The Last Word cocktail typically served?

The Last Word is traditionally served in a cocktail glass, providing a refreshing yet complex taste experience.

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