It’s Been a Long Week: Snow Leopard’s Beneath The Snow


Image: Essential Homme, Snow Leopard.

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.


Snow Leopard’s Beneath The Snow
Mixologist Shinya Yamao of charming Korean meets Italian—and one Michelin star—restaurant Piora blends Snow Leopard Vodka with an array of apple iterations for a tart and tasty winter cocktail.



  • 1.5 oz. Apple juice
  • 1 oz. Snow Leopard Vodka
  • 0.6 oz. Busnel Calvados
  • 0.6 oz. Earl grey tea
  • 0.6 oz. Maple syrup
  • 0.5 oz. Hand squeezed lemon juice

Image: Essential Homme, Snow Leopard, Busnel Calavados.


Put all ingredients into shaker, and shake well. Pour into rock glass. Add sliced apple for garnish.