King of Red Lions

Bloody sour.
Shake, strain, rock, slapped mint sprig garnish.
'Lion' is an old-fashioned term for a sour sweetened by both a liqueur and a syrup or nectar. This one complements the red berry notes of blood orange juice with sweet-tart raspberry syrup. Cara Cara orange juice, also with raspberry undertones, would make for a similar if lighter drink.
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DrunkLab on 03/01/2013
Rafa García Febles, NYC.
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