The Raisin Cane Cocktail

NOLA's Cane & Table serves up this cocktail, rich in dried-fruit and almond tones.




Photo by David Malosh

Dreamed up by Nick Detrich at New Orleans’s Cane & Table, this cocktail has dried-fruit and almond tones thanks to the oloroso Sherry, while the heavy dash of NOLA-native Herbsaint, an anise liqueur, provides a fun and funky herbal zing. 

About the Bar

Entering the spartan interior of Cane & Table, with its weathered plaster walls and Shaker-style stools, it's like stepping into a locals-only cafe in Old Havana. Run by the same team behind New Orleans’s game-changing bars Cure and Bellocq, Cane & Table’s focus is
rum-centric cocktails, and has a Carribean-inflected bar-bite menu to match. 

The Raisin Cane

1½ ounces Banks 5 Island Rum
1½ ounces El Maestro Sierra Oloroso Sherry
1 teaspoon vanilla syrup
2 dashes Angostura bitters
1 dash Legendre Herbsaint
1 orange peel slice

Combine all the ingredients except the orange peel in a mixing tin, add two handfuls of ice and stir 30 times. (Yes, 30.) Strain into a chilled coupe.

Twist the orange peel over the drink and gently rub it around the rim of the glass.

Edit Module
Edit Module

Related Articles

The Reel World

Film and wine are two of life’s greatest pleasures, and both transport us to new destinations in an instant.

Restaurants Specializing in Wines from the Southern Hemisphere

Many American lists are light on wines from the Southern Hemisphere. But these restaurants give bottles from the bottom half of the globe their due respect.

Kate Hudson On Wine and Show Business

The co-owner of Hudson Bellamy Wines and Hollywood actress sits down with Wine Enthusiast in an exclusive interview to discuss her favorite wines, the family business and her approach to winemaking.

6 Top-Rated Limoncellos Perfect for Spring

An easy springtime sipper, this month's batch of limoncellos are bottled sunshine.
Edit Module Edit Module
Edit Module

Subscribe

You can unsubscribe at any time. View an example of our newsletter.

Edit Module
Edit Module

Shop

Edit Module
>
Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow TagsEdit Module

Related Web Articles