Blinker

Difford's Guide
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Ingredients

Barware

Coupe glass
Measuring jigger
Shaker
Strainer
Fine sieve

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 12 fl oz Straight bottled-in-bond rye whiskey
2 fl oz Freshly squeezed pink grapefruit juice
12 fl oz Giffard Grenadine Syrup
4 drop Bittermens Hopped Grapefruit Bitters
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Our comment:

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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