1 1⁄2 oz Bourbon, Buffalo Trace
3⁄4 oz Amaretto, Disaronno
3⁄4 oz Lemon juice
Instructions

Shake, double strain into chilled coupe, garnish with brandied cherry.

Notes

Variation on a bourbon sour; tastes like a sour cherry.

History

Adapted from the "Jockey Club Cocktail No. 2" in Gary Regan's "Joy of Mixology". Name taken from a Tom Waits song.

Cocktail summary
Created by
Ryan Polhemus at Lucca Back Bay, Boston
Year
2013
Is an
altered recipe
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  • Cut the lemon in half, at least when using bottled lemon juice — ★★★★
  • for Ugly Jacket Party Called: Ugly Ampersand — ★★★★
  • Didn't do much for me. I wonder if the original with gin would be more interesting. — ★★
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