Instructions

Combine spirits, lime juice, and bitters in mixing glass, stir with ice, and double-strain into rocks glass over more ice, finish with ginger beer.

Notes

Might substitute rye for bourbon, and up to 2 oz. Doesn't need sugar or syrup.

Cocktail summary
Created by
Kramer
Year
2011
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author's original creation
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(14 ratings)
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  • Used rye, and Luxardo that had had my cherries in it for about 10 months. — ★★★★
  • Agree w/ others that only 1/4 oz lime juice needed. Grapefruit bitters are good substitution, as someone suggested, as are Dashfire Ancient Chinese Secret. — ★★★
  • Use rye for smoother taste. Cut lime juice to 1/4 oz Triple ginger beer Use grapefruit bitters — ★★★★★
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Comments

Pretty good, but not quite there for me; I think the lime juice and ginger beer are bringing me down. Lemon juice instead, no ginger beer? 3.8/5.