Bumblebee

Description
Dark rum, Bitters, Egg white, Lime juice, Honey, Orange peel
Ingredients
2ozDark rum
1 12tHoney (or more, to taste)
2tLime juice (or so, to taste)
2tEgg white
3drBitters, Angostura (as garnish)
1twstOrange peel (as garnish)
Instructions
Dry shake, add ice, shake, strain, cocktail glass, dot top with bitters, garnish with twist
History
Calls for strained honey; not needed today
Cocktail summary
Yield
Drink
Year1939
Created byCharles H. Baker, Gentleman's Companion
AuthenticityAuthentic recipe
Referencehttp://sloshed.hyperkinetic.org/2010/02/13/bumble-bee-cocktail/
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Dan on 06/06/2010

Comments

The linked recipe calls for 1.5 t honey, not 1.5 oz.

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Thanks. Fixed oz -> tsp.

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Updated to clarify ingredients, quantities, and method. Bitters corrected from Angostura Orange to regular Angostura.

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