Persephone’s Downfall

In PAMA’s recent “Are You Indispensable?” Cocktail Competition, bartender Lacy Hawkins from the Clover Club in Brooklyn took home first prize for her Persephone’s Downfall cocktail. The recipe includes PAMA, blanco tequila, lemon, sugar and bitters, and it’s accented with a creative sherry-honey topper.

The final competition took place at Seamstress, a newly-opened cocktail bar on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. The contest was judged by industry luminaries including Paul Pacult, Julie Reiner and Steve Olson, plus Kate Shapira Latts, VP of Marketing for Heaven Hill Brands.

Persephone's Downfall Recipe
  1. Combine all ingredients in shaker, add ice and shake vigorously for 10 seconds.
  2. Fine strain into a coupe glass and top with Fino sherry foam.
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