Turf Club Cocktail (Kappeler's Recipe)

Turf Club Cocktail (Kappeler's Recipe) image
Serve in
a Coupe glass...
2 shot Old Tom gin
3 dash Angostura Orange Bitters BUY
1 dash La Fee Parisienne absinthe BUY
shot Sugar syrup (2 sugar to 1 water)
¾ shot Chilled water(omit if wet ice)
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How to make:

STIR all ingredients with ice and strain into chilled glass.

Garnish:

Orange zest twist

Comment:

Reminiscent of a Martini but sans vermouth, sweetened with dash of sugar and balanced by heavy use of bitters.

Origin:

Adapted by yours truly (Simon Difford) from George J. Kappeler’s 1895 Modern American Drinks.

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