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Description
Gin, Absinthe, Crème de Violette, Dry vermouth, Orange bitters
Ingredients
Instructions
Stir with cracked ice for 30 seconds. Very similar to Atty, which has 2 1/4 oz Gin and 3/4 oz Vermouth Lemon twist, Stir, Straight Up, Cocktail
Notes
Original is equal parts without bitters.
Cocktail summary
Yield
Drink
Year1916
Created byUpdated by Jamie Boudreau at Vessel in Seattle
AuthenticityAltered recipe
ReferenceRecipes for Mixed Drinks, Hugo Ensslin, 1916
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Dan on 06/06/2010

Comments

Recipe says 1940s origin, but this cocktail appeared in a 1916 guide (Recipes for Mixed Drinks by Hugo R. Ensslin), according to classicmixology.com.

Dan's picture

Thanks, I updated the origin reference and noted the original recipe, with sounds dreadful to me. 25% violette will be a mouth of grandma.

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Incidentally, A Mouth of Grandma is my hardcore band's name.

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