It’s Been a Long Week: Highlands Redhead

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Image: Essential Homme,  Amaro Lucano.

As true believers of the work hard, play hard mantra, we present you with It’s Been a Long Week, a weekly column aimed at awarding some liquid appreciation to you for just being yourself, dammit. Make a glass or two on us, you deserve it.


Highlands Redhead
Featuring a 15-year-old blended malt, Usquaebach Scotch whisky, this Highlands-inspired cocktail mixes bitters with sweetness for a hard-hitting drink that will transport you to the rolling hills of Scotland.



  • 2 oz. Usquaebach Premium Blended
  • 1 oz. Amaro Lucano
  • 2 dashes of Orange bitters
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Image: Essential Homme, Amaro Lucano, Angostura, Usquaebach.


Stir all ingredients with ice and strain into rocks glass. Garnish with orange peel.