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White Russian

White Russian

A famous derivative of the Black Russian cocktail. The favored beverage of "The Dude" character in The Big Lebowski!

[Classic] [Digestif] [Party] [Winter Night]

Ingredients [ oz | cl ][ My Bar ]
1 12 oz Vodka[ Add ]
1 oz Kahl˙a[ Add ]
1 oz Heavy Milk Cream[ Add ]
Method: On the rocks
Glass: Old-Fashioned
Recipe:
  1. Pour all ingredients in an Old Fashioned glass filled with ice cubes.



Volume: 3.5 oz
Alcohol units: 2.4 standard drinks
Alcohol by volume (ABV): 23%

Popularity

Times viewed: 164907
Average Score: 8.7 (45 votes)

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History

The drink's popularity tends to wax and wane, reaching highs in the 1970's and again in the late 1990's until today, the latter partially due to the cocktail's prominent exposure in The Big Lebowski.

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I cut calories by using almond milk... Was really tasty, and fewer calories!

Comment by grayhorse.ranch on 2014-05-04 19:37:25

Loved this cocktail. Definitely came to this as a fan of The Big Lebowski, but what a drink!

Comment by stul on 2013-02-16 13:14:24

Added by David on
Last updated on 2011-12-12 19:52:17
Status: Approved