The Philippines celebrate the festival of Flores de Mayo (Spanish for “flowers of May”) for the whole month of May. For a special treat, DrinkManila created this delicate, floral cocktail. Sleepy Dahlia has subtle – almost tender – flavors, floral and citrus notes, and a touch of sweetness make this calming cocktail the perfect drink to end the day.

Ingredients:

  • 30 ml Tanquaray 10
  • 60 ml chamomile tea
  • 20 ml elderflower liqueur
  • 10 ml triple sec
  • 10 ml honey
  • 20-30 ml lemon
  • 1 dash aromatic bitters

Directions: 

  1. Steep two tea bags of chamomile tea in 1 cup of hot water.
  2. Add ingredients in shaker.
  3. Shake and strain into coupette.
  4. Add one dash of aromatic bitters.

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