Rattlesnake

Rattlesnake image
Serve in
a Martini glass...
2 shot Bourbon whiskey
¼ shot Freshly squeezed lemon juice
¼ shot Sugar syrup (2 sugar to 1 water)
shot La Fee Parisienne absinthe BUY
½ shot Egg white
½ shot Chilled water(omit if wet ice)
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How to make:

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

Garnish:

Lemon zest twist

Comment:

To quote Craddock, "So called because it will either cure rattlesnake bite, or kill rattlesnakes, or make you see them".

Origin:

Adapted from a recipe purloined from a 1930 edition of the 'Savoy Cocktail Book' by Harry Craddock.

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