Punch Romaine

Punch Romaine

Originally a slushie of sorts devised by the legendary chef Escoffier, Punch Romaine is perhaps best remembered, according to Talia Baiocchi and Leslie Pariseau in their book, "Spritz," as “the sixth course of the Titanic’s final first-class dinner.” If you can get past the drink's tragic history, this updated version (adapted from Spritz) is beautiful — and beautifully refreshing.



    1. Step 1

      Combine egg white, rum, simple syrup, lemon juice and orange juice in a cocktail shaker. Shake without ice, then add ice to the shaker, and shake again until chilled. Strain into a snifter filled with crushed ice, and top with Champagne. Garnish with orange peel.