1 1⁄2 oz Cynar
1⁄2 oz Orgeat (bg reynolds)
1 Whole egg (*)
4 dr Bitters

Shake once without ice and once with. Strain into a cocktail glass and garnish with drops of Angostura Bitters.


(*) Note that the original, the Aster Family Sour, calls only for egg white.


Flip version of the Aster Family Sour. (The sour is by Rob Roy's Zane Harris from Food & Wine: Cocktails 2011.)

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Frederic Yarm
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Thanks for the clarification. I have curated to list you as the creator with your blog link for the reference. I have added the note about the original recipe that was the inspiration. Since this is a single ingredient variation of an existing recipe, I am listing it as an "altered recipe", although since it has its own name, I could have listed it as "authentic"...it is both.