Rubies of the Pine Rubies of the Pine 1 drink Anu Apte, Owner/Bartender for Rob Roy in Seattle, WA • 1 1/2 oz. Absolut Vodka • 1/2 oz. Becherovka • 1/2 oz. The Perfect Purée of Napa Valley Cranberry Puree, thawed • 1/2 oz lemon juice • Pernod Absinthe (rinse) • star anise (for garnish) Method: 1. Rinse the inside of a chilled rocks glass with Pernod Absinthe. Shake the rest of the liquids and then fine strain over a large ice cube. Garnish with star anise.