Tiger's Milk

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Discerning Drinkers (7 ratings)

Serve in an

Old-fashioned glass

Garnish:

Dust with grated nutmeg

How to make:

SHAKE all ingredients with ice and strain into ice-filled glass.

2 fl oz Cognac (brandy)
2 drop Vanilla extract/essence
1 pinch Cinnamon powder (ground)
1/4 fl oz Sugar syrup 'rich' (2 sugar to 1 water, 65.0°Brix)
3/4 fl oz Milk (whole milk/full 3-4% fat)
3/4 fl oz Single cream / half-and-half
1/2 fl oz Pasteurised egg white or Aquafaba (chickpea water) or 3 dashes Fee Brothers Fee Foam cocktail foamer
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Hazardous ingredients

Pasteurised egg white is potentially hazardous to those with allergy or intolerance.

Review:

Creamy cognac and spice.

History:

Adapted from a recipe purloined from Charles H. Baker Jr's classic book, The Gentleman's Companion. He first discovered this drink in April 1931 at Gerber's Snug Bar, Peking, China.

Alcohol content:

  • 1.4 standard drinks
  • 15.17% alc./vol. (30.34° proof)
  • 19.4 grams of pure alcohol
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