How to make an Amaretto Sour cocktail


Jeff Morgenthaler tears down that classic night club staple, the Amaretto Sour. Bolstering it with cask-proof bourbon and elevating it with fresh lemon juice and egg whites, watch as he transforms a boring "classic" into a beautiful cocktail worthy of your time and palate.

How to make an Amaretto Sour cocktail RECIPE

1 1/2 ounces gin
3/4 ounce dry vermouth
1/4 ounce Bitter Truth Violet Liqueur
2 dashes absinthe
2 dashes Bitter Truth Orange Bitters


Stir with ice.
Strain into a cocktail glass.
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    Jeffrey Morgenthaler Mixologist and Blogger Jeffrey Morgenthaler has been tending bar since 1996. He currently manages the bar at Clyde Commons in Portland, Oregon, and runs the website
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