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Corpse Reviver #1

The cocktail some think has been forgotten as given by Patrick Duffy in his Official Mixer's Manual.

[Christmas] [Classic] [Strong]

Ingredients [ oz | cl ][ My Bar ]
2 oz Brandy[ Add ]
1 oz Calvados[ Add ]
1 oz Sweet Vermouth[ Add ]
Method: Stir
Glass: Cocktail
  1. Stir well in ice and strain into glass.

Volume: 4.0 oz
Alcohol units: 4.0 standard drinks
Alcohol by volume (ABV): 34%


Times viewed: 1825
Average Score: No votes

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Unclear about the history of this drink. The source I used was Patrick Duffy's Official Mixer's Manual. In it he includes all manner of cocktails and I consider it to be the most authoritative as well as authentically classic cocktail book. Duffy has marked this drink according to his preface note: "As a means of precaution, I have placed a ░ opposite each cocktail which I personally do not recommend."

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  1. Corpse Reviver No.2

    Corpse Reviver #1 must have existed yet nobody seems to remeber it. #2 has a crisp and light taste and will regenerate the drinker.

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Added by Vitamin J on
Last updated on 2015-10-25 10:41:23
Status: Approved