A Hummingbird Walks into a Whiskey Bar

Champagne and scotch combined? Could it really be true?

Hummingbird walks into a whiskey bar, a popular twist on the classic hummingbird cocktail from Lock and Key Whiskey Bar.

3/4 ounces St-Germain elderflower liqueur
1 1/2 ounces of a floral scotch
2 dashes orange bitters
Orange peel for garnish

Fill martini glass with ice to chill.
Fill a tall Collins glass with ice.
Add St-Germain, scotch, and bitters.
Dump ice from martini glass.
Strain cocktail into chilled martini glass.
Top with champagne and garnish with orange peel.


The Classic Hummingbird Cocktail (or the St-Germain Cocktail)

2 ounces Brut Champagne
1 1/2 ounces St-Germain elderflower liqueur
2 ounces club soda

Fill a tall Collins glass with ice.
Add Champagne first, then St-Germain, then Club Soda.
Stir completely and garnish with a lemon twist.