The Gris Gris

Used for attracting good fortune or warding off evil, gris gris (pronounced gree-gree) are talismans originating in West Africa and also found in New Orleans. Serve this very floral cocktail with a deep purple hue and let your guests wonder how you do the voodoo that you do.

Gris Gris

  • 1 ounce creme de violet
  • 1 ounce St. Germaine
  • 1 ounce grapefruit juice
  • 2 ounces gin
  • 3 dashes lavender bitters
  • Ice

Pour all ingredients into a pitcher. Add ice and stir. Pour into chilled martini glass and top with sparkling wine. Serve with an air of mystery.

Serves one.


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