Three Poems

Difford's Guide
Discerning Drinkers (6 ratings)

Serve in a

Coupe glass

Photographed in an

UB Retro Coupe 1920 7.75oz

Garnish:

Orange zest twist

How to make:

SHAKE all ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.

1 2/3 fl oz Cognac (brandy)
3/4 fl oz Lemon juice (freshly squeezed)
1/2 fl oz Joseph Cartron Double Crème de Cassis de Bourgogne
1/4 fl oz Sugar syrup 'rich' (2 sugar to 1 water, 65.0°Brix)
Loading...

Read about cocktail measures and measuring.

Buy direct from
the_whisky_exchange store logo
£ -.--

Makes a minimum of ... cocktails
Just £ -.-- per cocktail*

* This list may not include all required ingredients.
Price per cocktail is an estimate based on the cost of making one cocktail with the available ingredients shown above and does not include any postage charges.
Buy direct from Difford’s Guide
Difford's Easy Jigger
£11.21 £11.21 exc VAT

Review:

A cognac sour balanced and flavoured with the rich blackcurrant notes of crème de cassis.

Variant:

Adam & Eve No.2

History:

Adapted from the Three Hundred Poems cocktail by Chris Brislawn at the suggestion of Simon Stevenson's wife (see the comments on the Three Hundred Poems page), in January 2023. (I took the liberty of reformulating and naming this collaborative cocktail.)

Nutrition:

One serving of Three Poems contains 181 calories.

Alcohol content:

  • 1.3 standard drinks
  • 19.4% alc./vol. (38.8° proof)
  • 18.4 grams of pure alcohol
Difford's Guide remains free-to-use thanks to the support of the brands in green above. Values stated for alcohol and calorie content, and number of drinks an ingredient makes should be considered approximate.

Join the Discussion


... comment(s) for Three Poems

You must log in to your account to make a comment.

Report comment

You must be logged in to upvote or downvote a comment

Click here to login
Buy direct from
the_whisky_exchange store logo
£ -.--

Makes a minimum of ... cocktails
Just £ -.-- per cocktail*

* This list may not include all required ingredients.
Price per cocktail is an estimate based on the cost of making one cocktail with the available ingredients shown above and does not include any postage charges.
Buy direct from Difford’s Guide
Difford's Easy Jigger
£11.21 £11.21 exc VAT
Welcome to Difford's Guide

All editorial and photography on diffordsguide.com is copyright protected

© Odd Firm of Sin 2023