It’s Been a Long Week: The Fillmore
Image: Essential Homme, The Fillmore Room
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.
The Fillmore Room’s The Fillmore
Once a go-to for the art world’s whose who’s in Chelsea, New York’s Moran’s has now become The Fillmore Room, an art-deco inspired restaurant and bar with classic American fare. For its inducting libation, we’ve opted for The Fillmore: a drink that shares the new room’s name and resounding boom.
1.5 oz. Evan Williams Black
0.5 oz. Grand Marnier
0.75 oz. Fresh lemon juice
0.5 oz. Simple syrup
Claret to top
Image: Essential Homme, Stirrings, Evan Williams, Grand Marnier, Claret
In a small shaker tin, add all the ingredients except the claret. Add ice and shake. Fine strain everything into a rocks glass over fresh ice. Gently float red wine on top. Garnish with an orange and cherry skewer.