Thuir Sour

Difford's Guide

Ingredients

Barware

Nutrition

There are approximately 108 calories in one serving of Thuir Sour.

Bartender

Thuir Sour image

Serve in a

Coupe glass

Garnish:

Orange zest twist

How to make:

SHAKE all ingredients with ice and strain back into shaker. DRY SHAKE (without ice) and fine strain into chilled glass.

1 fl oz Byrrh Grand Quinquina
1/2 fl oz Giffard Abricot du Roussillon
3/4 fl oz Lemon juice (freshly squeezed)
1/3 fl oz Giffard Sugar Cane Syrup
1/2 fl oz Pasteurised egg white
3/4 fl oz Chilled water (omit if using wet ice)
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Review:

Perfectly balanced sweet and sour apricot with faint red wine notes.

History:

Adapted from a drink created in 2015 by Stuart Bale of 69 Colebrooke Row, London during a visit to Thuir in the South of France where Byrrh has been made since the 1870s. When Stuart asked what Thuir was famous for, apart from Byrrh, the locals claimed their apricots were the best in the world. Hence Stuart’s use of Byrrh and crème d’apricot in this cocktail.

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