Brooklyn Heights

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Serve in a

Nick & Nora glass

Garnish:

Lemon zest twist

How to make:

POUR Italian red bitter liqueur into chilled/frozen glass and turn to coat inside of glass. Discard excess and set glass aside. STIR other ingredients with ice and fine strain into red bitter liqueur-rinsed glass.

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Review:

Bittersweet with rye whiskey's assertive spirituous spice, this is an aperitivo for those occasions when the pre-dinner drink needs to be a sharpener.

History:

Adapted from a recipe created circa 2011 by Maxwell Britten at Jack the Horse Tavern in Brooklyn Heights, New York City, USA. The original recipe calls for Luxardo Amaro Abano but (at the time of writing) this amaro is not available in the UK.

Nutrition:

One serving of Brooklyn Heights contains 178 calories.

Alcohol content:

  • 2 standard drinks
  • 32.86% alc./vol. (65.72° proof)
  • 28.1 grams of pure alcohol
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Perhaps the world's biggest cocktail book! Certainly, our biggest yet, 624 pages, 6cm (2.3inch) thick and weighing 2.25kg (5lb). Our Seventeenth Edition

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Easy Jigger image

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The Easy Jigger® is a measure designed for use when making cocktails, primarily in the home but also by professional bartenders. It has a unique design

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