The road to enlightenment, or the weekend, is never smooth! We begin traversing the week with a refreshed spirit and best of intentions but the pot holes filled with mind-numbing meetings and daily frustrations take a toll on us, leaving us drained and weary. The Fat Buddha cocktail is liquid Zen. A rum based drink recipe that will shed your woes and lighten your soul. Get ready to meditate on a delightful weekend!
The Fat Buddha Cocktail Recipe
2 ounces aged rum
1/4 ounce Bénédictine
1/4 ounce Cointreau
zest of a blood orange- twist for garnish
Place all of the ingredients, except for the orange twist, into a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Stir and strain into a martini garnish with a blood orange twist.