Seriokai's Trail


Jesse Carr of Balise in New Orleans was inspired to make this cocktail after he tasted the unusual blend of avocado and chocolate milk and, against all odds, liked it. A mix of an easy-to-make avocado-infused pisco, strawberry liqueur, honey, fresh lemon juice and crème de cacao, it’s a beautifully balanced drink, perfect for before or after dinner. The name “Seriokai’s Trail” comes from a Guyanese tale of a vengeful avocado farmer who followed a trail of avocados to his unfaithful wife at the end of the world. Maybe if she had just offered him this creamy, sweet drink as an apology, he would have been less bitter.



  • 1 oz Avocado Pisco
  • .5 oz crème de cacao
  • .5 oz crème de fraise
  • 1 oz lemon juice
  • .25 oz Honey
  • 1 pinch maldon salt
  • 3 dashes Peychaud’s bitters
  • Slice of strawberry, for garnish
  • Avocado peel, for garnish


Step one

Add all ingredients save for the garnishes to a shaker with crushed ice and give it a quick shake.

Step two

Dump (don’t strain) into a double old-fashioned glass.

Step three

Top with more crushed ice.

Step four

Float three dashes of Peychaud’s on top and garnish with a slice of strawberry and an avocado peel.

Contributed by Jesse Carr

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