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Word Up Cocktail

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The Word Up cocktail is a drink built with (dry) Gin, creme de Menthe, Maraschino liqueur, and lime juice!

Word Up Cocktail Info

The manager created the Word Up at The Apothecary Lounge in Albuquerque. The drink is a variation of the Last Word, modified to accommodate those who think the Last Word is too strong and too spiky!

This recipe simply switches out the potent green Chartreuse and instead uses green creme de menthe, making the cocktail a lot sweeter, with a punch of mint!

Word Up

A Last Word cocktail variation!


5 from 4 votes
Course: Cocktail, Drink
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 2 minutes
Mix Time: 1 minute
Servings: 1 Serving(s)


  • 25 ml Gin (Dry)
  • 25 ml Maraschino Liqueur
  • 25 ml Creme De Menthe
  • 25 ml Lime Juice


  • Add ice to your cocktail shaker.
  • Add the ingredients.
  • Shake it cold.
  • Strain into a cocktail glass.
  • Serve!

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Calories: 222kcal | Carbohydrates: 21g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 2mg | Potassium: 30mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 19g | Vitamin A: 13IU | Vitamin C: 8mg | Calcium: 4mg | Iron: 1mg
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