Get in the Holiday Spirit With This Fig & Thistle Cocktail Recipe: Watch

Time to get in the holiday spirit! Leo Robitschek — the bar director of NoMad Bar, Hilary Duff’s favorite NYC hot spot — showed Us how to make a delicious Fig & Thistle cocktail for your next holiday party.

Fig & Thistle cocktail (2nd from R).
Fig & Thistle cocktail (2nd from R). SARAH ANNE WARD

Fig & Thistle

Figgy pudding is the pro’s favorite sweet. He mixed preserves with tequila to create a wintry margarita.

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1 dash Bitter Truth Old Time Aromatic Bitters

1/2 oz fig preserves

1/2 oz lemon juice

1 oz Cardamaro

1 1/2 oz tequila

Lemon slice

Cinnamon stick

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1. In a shaker, combine all ingredients except lemon and cinnamon. Add ice and shake.

2. Strain over ice into a double rocks glass.

3. Garnish with lemon and cinnamon. Serves 1.

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