SECTIONS
What would you like to know?
Share this Story

Black Friday cocktail to help you detox from all that shopping

Adriana Velez is Food Editor for SheKnows. She spent her formative years in Brooklyn, which pretty much explains everything about her. She now lives somewhere else and has discovered life after kale and kombucha. She's written for Civil ...

This cocktail with activated charcoal is just what you need to get through the entire holiday season

Need something to steel yourself for Black Friday shopping — or maybe to recover from it? We've got just the thing. Say hello to the Black Tie White Noise, created by New York City and Las Vegas hot spot Beauty & Essex.

More: 25 holiday cocktails you'll need to survive the season

The cocktail contains activated charcoal, which gives it the black coloring. It's also known to remove toxins, so you can detox from all that fighting over big-screen TVs and scarves. And it prevents bloating, which is probably what you're going to do after that Thanksgiving dinner. Maybe hold onto the recipe through the entire holiday season. Just a suggestion.

This cocktail with activated charcoal is just what you need to get through the entire holiday season
Image: Beauty & Essex

Black Tie White Noise recipe

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 ounce simple syrup
  • 3/4 ounce lemon zest
  • 1/2 ounce yellow chartreuse
  • 1-1/2 ounces Gentleman Jack
  • 1/4 ounce Bruichladdich Port Charlotte Scotch
  • 2 dashes Angostura bitters
  • 1 capsule activated charcoal
  • 1/4 cup sanding sugar

Directions:

  1. Combine the ingredients in a shaker. Stir until the activated charcoal dissolves. Add ice cubes and stir again until chilled.
  2. Wet the rim of a chilled coupe glass with cut lemon and dip it into the sanding sugar. Strain the cocktail into the glass.

Before you go, check out our slideshow below.

This cocktail with activated charcoal is just what you need to get through the entire holiday season
Image: Láde Ademu-John
Comments
Hot
New in Food & Recipes
Close

And you'll see personalized content just for you whenever you click the My Feed .

SheKnows is making some changes!