Sazerac (no sugar & low-calorie)

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Ingredients

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Flavour Profile

Gentle
Boozy
Sweet
Sour

Nutrition

There are approximately 166 calories in one serving of Sazerac (no sugar & low-calorie).

Times, Seasons & Occasions

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Serve in an

Old-fashioned glass

Garnish:

Lemon zest twist (discarded)

How to make:

POUR absinthe into ice-filled glass, TOP with water and leave to stand. Separately THROW other ingredients with ice. DISCARD contents of glass (absinthe, water and ice) and STRAIN drink into absinthe-coated glass.

1/3 fl oz La Fée Parisienne absinthe
1 2/3 fl oz Bourbon whiskey
1/4 fl oz Sugar-free sweetener
3 dash Peychaud's or other Creole-style bitters (optional)
1 dash Angostura Aromatic Bitters (optional)
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Review:

A Sazerac just isn't a Sazerac without dashes of bitters but beware: Peychaud's contains low amounts of caramel and Angostura Aromatic bitters contain sugar. So include these and your finished cocktail will have trace amounts of sugar.

The weight and flavour of the spirits in this cocktail are such that I defy anybody to call this out as being sugar free – or even very very low sugar.

History:

Adapted from the classic Sazerac by yours truly in January 2019.

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