Pack rocks glass with shaved ice. Slowly pour chilled spirits over the ice. Squeeze juice of lime on top. Garnish with sprig of mint and a black cherry.
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Syrups are one of the best tools a bartender has at their disposal. Sweetness is a key component in most well-made cocktails, providing balance when combined with the flavors of the other ingredients—like the sourness of citrus for example.