The Corpse's Whiskers

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Coupe glass
Measuring jigger
Fine sieve


There are approximately 146 calories in one serving of The Corpse's Whiskers.


The Corpse's Whiskers image

Serve in a

Coupe glass


Orange zest twist

How to make:

SHAKE all ingredient with ice just a few times, and then THROW a further 3 times, before fine straining into chilled glass.

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Our comment:

Mickey Britton, the creator of this drink describes it as “the missing link between three classic cocktails: Corpse reviver #2, a Satan's Whiskers and the infamous Sidecar."


Adapted from a recipe created in 2015 by Mickey Britton at Public House, Islington, London, England.

See our Corpse Reviver page for the full story behind the origins of the Corpse Reviver, its history and variations on this recipe.

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