The Expanse Cocktails Project

Expanse Cocktail #76
Brothel Madam

The Brothel Madam runs one of the many pleasure-houses in Ceres Station’s Rosse Buurt, or “red-light district.” She has no idea Havelock is getting language lessons from her employee, Gia. When she finds him alive after being impaled, she quickly seeks help, saving his life.


  • 1 ounce Lillet Blanc
  • 1 ounce amaretto
  • 1 egg white
  • ½ ounce Luxardo cherry syrup
  • ¼ ounce lemon juice


Pour all ingredients into an empty shaker and dry shake for 15 seconds. Add ice and continue shaking until cold. Strain into a chilled coupe and garnish with aromatic bitters and a skewered cocktail cherry wrapped in a lemon peel.