MILAN ORMANOVIC

12TH OCTOBER

On October 12, 1853, an estimated 5,000 to 10,000 fans watched the bare-knuckle fight for the unofficial American Boxing Championship in Boston Corners, NY between the 40-year-old champion, Yankee Sullivan, and his 22-year-old challenger, John Morrissey.  The fight lasted 55 minutes declaring Morrissey the winner in round 37 due to Sullivan leaving the ring before being given permission to do so.

INGREDIENTS

HOW TO MIX

Shake all ingredients and double strain into a ice filled highball glass over 60 ml of soda water

Garnish with a Thai basil leaf