The Delicious Sour

Difford's Guide



Old-fashioned glass
Measuring jigger


There are approximately 262 calories in one serving of The Delicious Sour.
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Serve in an

Old-fashioned glass


Lemon slice & Luxardo Maraschino cherry on stick (sail)

How to make:

SHAKE all ingredients with ice and strain into ice-filled glass.

2 fl oz Calvados brandy
1 fl oz Giffard Creme de Peche de Vigne
1 fl oz Lemon juice (freshly squeezed)
1/4 fl oz Giffard Sugar Cane Syrup
1/2 fl oz Pasteurised egg white
Top up with Thomas Henry Soda Water

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Our review:

Tis rather.


Adapted from William Schmidt's 1892 book, 'The Flowing Bowl'.

A detailed history of the Sours family of cocktails is available on our Sours cocktails page.

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