Irish Maid

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Serve in an

Old-fashioned glass

Garnish:

Cucumber slice

How to make:

MUDDLE cucumber in base of shaker. Add other ingredients, SHAKE with ice and strain into ice-filled glass.

2 slice Cucumber (fresh)
2 fl oz The Busker Blended Irish Whiskey
1/2 fl oz Fiorente Elderflower liqueur
2/3 fl oz Lemon juice (freshly squeezed)
1/3 fl oz Sugar syrup 'rich' (2 sugar to 1 water, 65.0°brix)
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Review:

Fresh, juicy cucumber and elderflower with Irish whiskey and zesty lemon.

History:

Adapted from a recipe created by Jack McGarry at The Dead Rabbit, New York City, USA, this is an Irish-whiskey-based riff on Sam Ross' Kentucky Maid cocktail which is considered a contemporary classic.

Nutrition:

One serving of Irish Maid contains 192 calories.

Alcohol content:

  • 1.6 standard drinks
  • 20.74% alc./vol. (41.48° proof)
  • 21.8 grams of pure alcohol
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