Boston Sour

Difford's Guide
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Serve in a

Coupe glass

Garnish:

Lemon 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.

2 fl oz Bourbon whiskey
3/4 fl oz Lemon juice (freshly squeezed)
1/2 fl oz Sugar syrup (65.0°brix, 2 sugar to 1 water rich syrup)
1/2 fl oz Pasteurised egg white
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Review:

Bourbon whiskey soured with lemon juice and smoothed by egg white.

History:

Whereas the addition of egg white to a Whiskey Sour is optional, egg white is a requisite in a Boston Sour – a Boston Sour is simply a Whiskey Sour with egg white.
Whiskey Sour cocktail History

Nutrition:

One serving of Boston Sour contains 208 calories.

Alcohol content:

  • 1.4 standard drinks
  • 17.2% alc./vol. (34.4° proof)
  • 19.4 grams of pure alcohol
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