French Can Can (1955)

"I was born at Sidi Bel Abbes in the land of beautiful women..." - Lola de Castro de la Fuente de Espramadura

In a film with the greatest French stars of the day headlining, it was a Mexican actress, the great Maria Felix, who stole the show.  


The Maria Felix 


¼ oz of Combier (or other high-end orange liquer)
¾ oz rose syrup (see Housemade Syrups for recipe)
1 oz fresh squeezed lemon
2 oz Tequila Blanco


Shake with ice. Strain and pour, garnish with sugared rose petal.