The Hooch Life

La Ultima Palabra

La Ultima Palabra Cocktail Recipe

How to Make

In a shaker, combine all ingredients, add ice and shake. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.

Recipe by Sean Kenyon. (There almost no classic mezcal drinks, but this one is a take on the Last Word and is SO freaking good.)


Makes one drink:

  • 3/4 ounce Mezcal
  • 3/4 ounce Green Chartreuse
  • 3/4 ounce Maraschino Liqueur
  • 3/4 ounce Fresh Lime Juice


Lime Twist

Prep Time

2 Minutes


  • Boston Shaker
  • Cocktail Glass
  • Hawthorne Strainer

Bartender Stories

Alexandra Geppert

While this isn't a classic, it is based on one (the Last Word) and is something that Mr. Sean Kenyon got me speaking Spanish for. Mezcal is a smoky treat from Mexico and plays surprisingly well with the others in this drink.