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Currant Affairs 

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Ingredients

1½ ounces Hendrick’s gin

1 ounce red currant cordial
(equal parts red currant juice and sugar, by weight, fortified with 2 ounces vodka per quart)

¾ ounce lemon juice

5 sage leaves, plus more for garnish 

Directions

Combine all ingredients in a tin, shake hard, and double-strain into a Nick and Nora glass. Garnish with a sage leaf.