Supposedly named after an operation that involved the transplant of monkey organs.
- 45 ml gin (see note)
- 45 ml fresh orange juice
- 20 ml pomegranate molasses (see note)
- 1 tbsp absinthe (see note)
- 1Add ingredients to a shaker or bar glass half-filled with ice. Shake hard and fast, strain into a chilled large martini glass and serve.
Bax uses Plymouth gin and Lemercier absinthe. Pomegranate molasses is available from Middle Eastern and gourmet food stores.