Not Your Average J.D.

Recipe by Carlos Ponce de Leon


  • 2 oz. Harleston Green Scotch
  • 1/2 oz. Velvet Falernum
  • 1/2 oz. Lemon Juice
  • 1/2 oz. Lime Juice.
  • 2 1/2 oz. Black Iced Tea
  • 4 dashes Apple Spiced Bitters

Preparation: In a high ball glass pour lime, lemon, velvet and bitters add ice and stir briefly to integrate, add more ice and and slowly pour in the scotch and finally pour the iced tea, this will create a layering that is visually appealing.

Garnish: Long Lemon Peel

Glassware: High Ball Glass

Cocktail Inspiration:

Inspiration for this cocktail is Harleston Green itself a tribute to “those Scottish man playing with sticks and balls”, and the John Daly American golfer and the cocktail. elevating the original by integrating velvet falernum and apple bitters to add a bit of sweetness and spiced up a bit the black tea.

The result?

A smooth slightly citrusy concoction to be sipped any time of the year.