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Orange Bittered Sling

Orange Bittered Sling

A representation of a crude cocktail, as one may have made in the early 1800s.

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Ingredients [ oz | cl ][ My Bar ]
1 12 oz White Rum[ Add ]
1 dash Orange Bitters[ Add ]
2 tsps Rich Simple Syrup[ Add ]
Method: Prepare in the glass
Glass: Shooter
  1. Add all ingredients to glass.
  2. Stir to mix.

Volume: 1.9 oz
Alcohol units: 1.9 standard drink
Alcohol by volume (ABV): 33%


Times viewed: 2382
Average Score: 7.0 (1 vote)

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The first "cock-tails" were commonly called "bittered slings", comprised of spirit, water, sugar and bitters. Wikipedia has an image of a publication from 1806 saying so.

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Added by Tawny on
Last updated on 2016-02-27 01:00:25
Status: Approved