The Louie Louie
This week back in 1965, the FBI wrapped up their 31-month investigation into whether the song “Louie Louie” violated federal obscenity laws. Toast the Kingsmen’s mush-mouthed garage-rock classic with an updated take on a frat-party standard: The Kamikaze.
“The Louie Louie”, as created for the DPD by David Welch, bar manager and co-owner of Lincoln restaurant in Portland, Oregon:
In a shaker, combine:
- 1 oz. Medoyeff vodka
- 1 oz. fresh-squeezed lime juice
- 1 oz Aperol
Add ice, shake, pour into a glass and slug it down quick. Repeat until speechless.