The Democrat

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Serve in a

Collins glass

Photographed in an

UB Koto Collins 35cl

Garnish:

Lemon slice & mint sprigs bouquet

How to make:

SHAKE with ice and strain into glass filled with crushed ice.

2 fl oz Bourbon whiskey
1/2 fl oz Giffard Crème de Pêche de Vigne liqueur
2/3 fl oz Honey syrup (3 honey to 1 water)
1 fl oz Lemon juice (freshly squeezed)
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Review:

The base spirit is inspired by Harry Truman, 33rd President, who only drank bourbon and is considered by some, "the last great Democrat."

Variant:

Gold Rush

History:

Created in 2007 by Jon Santer at Bourbon & Branch, San Francisco, USA as "a kind of ode to the south - a democratic stronghold for so long."

Nutrition:

One serving of The Democrat contains 241 calories.

Alcohol content:

  • 1.5 standard drinks
  • 17.03% alc./vol. (34.06° proof)
  • 21.3 grams of pure alcohol
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