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The Kawakubo Cocktail

Like all of the best fashions, this cocktail is pitch black

No color is more iconic in fashion than black. Inspired by Commes des Garcons ahead of the 2017 Met Gala, this activated charcoal cocktail is perfectly on-trend.

This recipe is courtesy of The New York EDITION. Recipe by Troy Sidle.


  • 2 Ounces Gem and Bolt Mezcal
  • 3/4 Ounces lemon juice
  • 3/4 Ounces ginger syrup
  • 1/2 Teaspoon activated charcoal


Shake briefly and strain into etched rocks glass with crushed ice.

Garnish with yellow flower.