Episode 39 features Hpnotiq, the light blue liqueur embraced by hip hop and the New York club scene in the early 2000s. Bottled in 750ml at 17% ABV, or 34 proof and retails for between $20 - $25.
Enjoy this episode with some Hpnotiq, try it in an Incredible Hulk cocktail!
Hpnotiq's official website: http://hpnotiq.com/
Brief Historical Timeline:
While Hpnotiq can be consumed on its own, even straight from the bottle, it owes early success to the cocktail below.
The Incredible Hulk (Hpno & Cognac)
2 oz. Hpnotiq
2 oz. Hennessy Cognac
Pour over ice and stir to see the transformation to green. Enjoy!
Wikipedia article on Hpnotiq
Daily Press article from August 2003
Interview with Raphael Yakoby
Interview with Nick Storm
Interview with Nick Storm discussing the Incredible Hulk
The Spruce Eats article on Hpnotiq
Heaven Hill Acquisition article
Wikipedia article on the Incredible Hulk
Article on Tupac Shakur and Thug Passion, featuring Alizé
Wikipedia article on Alizé
Official show website is: www.liquorandliqueurconnoisseur.com
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