The floral cocktail
Our own imbiber, Dan Dunn, pontificates on the St. Germain craze sweeping the NYC bar scene. We published an article a while back about some of the unusual spirits some bars are using in their mixed drinks, and included mention of the delancey (featured, of course, at Allen & Delancey). Other locations to check out:
Not only do they serve up some mean green fairy, they also have a luscious drink known as Amelia: Russian standard vodka and St. Germain elderflower liqueur, shaken with pureed blackberries and fresh lemon juice. 510 Delancey St. 212-242-3021
Death + Co.
Head here for any number of fancy cocktails. The elder fashion has St. Germain, Plymouth gin, orange bitters and a grapefruit twist. 433 E. Sixth St. 212-388-0882