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Guest Bartender Video: Make The Curly and The Turk with Christian Sanders from The Tippler, NYC

[Video: Jessica Leibowitz, music by Tom Cusak]

This drink, from the recently opened New York bar The Tippler, was inspired by Rocket Pops from the ice cream trucks of childhood. Tippling Bros. co-founder Tad Carducci says the challenge was getting the cocktail to taste "something like an actual Rocket Pop, but with sophisticated, complex flavors as well." By layering a refreshing blend of gin, blue curacao, and lemon over a spicy homemade chile-hibiscus syrup, Carducci created a cocktail with great depth of flavor—and a bit of a sense of humor.

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Want to make it at home? Check out the video above to watch head bartender Christian Sanders mix up the drink, and click over here to get the recipe.

The Tippler

425 West 15th Street, New York (between 9th and 10th Avenues, map)
212-206-0000; thetippler.com

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