Blackthorn No.2 (Savoy's)

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Serve in a

Nick & Nora glass

Garnish:

Skewered blackthorn or blueberries berries (beware blackthorn berries look tasty but are very very sour)

How to make:

STIR all ingredients with ice and strain into chilled glass.

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Review:

This low-alcohol after-dinner cocktail tastes reminiscent of spirituous blueberry jam with delicate herbal undertones.

History:

Adapted from a recipe in Harry Craddock's 1930 The Savoy Cocktail Book.

BLACKTHORN COCKTAIL (No.2).
Dash Orange Bitters.
1/3 Italian Vermouth.
2/3 Sloe Gin
Stir well and strain into cocktail glass.

Harry Craddock, 1930

Nutrition:

One serving of Blackthorn No.2 (Savoy's) contains 91 calories.

Alcohol content:

  • 0.6 standard drinks
  • 20.06% alc./vol. (40.12° proof)
  • 9 grams of pure alcohol
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