How to make the Poet's Dream recipe:
For the Poet's Dream cocktail put the gin, Benedictine, dry vermouth, Angostura Bitters and the water in a mixing glass together with ice and stir well. Strain everything into your chilled glass. Garnish your Poet's Dream with a lemon zest.
The Poet's Dream is the cocktail of the day for August 11. On August 11 Robin Williams, the star of the 1989 classic movie Dead Poets Society, died at the age of 63.