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This Wednesday’s feature cocktail is The Green Giant. No, not the tinned sweetcorn, but Tom Macy’s vibrant creation using sugar snap peas and tarragon. Fresh and crisp to help blow out those November cobwebs.

The Technique

Tanqueray No. Ten • 50ml
Fresh lemon juice • 20ml
Dolin Dry Vermouth • 15ml
Simple syrup • 30ml
Sugar snap peas • 6
Tarragon leaves • 8-10
Contains 22 grams of alcohol per serve

Halve and muddle 4 of the peas with the tarragon in the simple (sugar) syrup. Add the remaining liquids and shake. Strain into a double rocks glass with crushed ice and garnish with the remaining peas.

Try this drink for yourself at the Clover Club in Brooklyn. Sit up front by the open doors and watch the folk on Smith Street.

Discover Tom’s full feature here