Wind down your work day with this Bemelmans Bar signature cocktail and some life advice from Tony Bourdain and Mario Batali.

Old Cuban
Combine simple syrup and lime juice in a mixing glass. Add 6-8 mint leaves and muddle. Add rum and Angostura bitters. Shake well until cold. Strain into a chilled martini glass, top with champagne and garnish with mint sprig.

2 Oz of Bacardi 8 rum
1 Oz simple syrup
1 Oz lime juice
Two dashes of Angostura bitters
Muddled mint
Top with champagne
Garnish with mint sprig