Blinker

Difford's Guide
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Ingredients

Barware

Flavour Profile

Gentle
Boozy
Sweet
Sour

Nutrition

There are approximately 130 calories in one serving of Blinker.

Styles & Flavours

Blinker image

Serve in a

Coupe glass

Garnish:

Grapefruit zest twist

How to make:

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

1 1/2 fl oz Rye whiskey 100 proof / 50% alc./vol.
2 fl oz Grapefruit juice (pink)
1/2 fl oz Giffard Grenadine syrup
4 drop Bob's Grapefruit Bitters
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Review:

Back in the 1940s, David Embury wrote of this drink, "One of a few cocktails using grapefruit juice. Not particularly good but not too bad."

History:

First published in Patrick Gavin Duffy's 1934 The Official Mixer's Manual.

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