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Brandy sour in two tumbler glasses

Brandy sour

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  • Preparation and cooking time
    • Prep:
  • Easy
  • Serves 1

Treat yourself to the classic cocktail brandy sour. With lemon juice and egg white, it's silky smooth and delicious. Serve with a slice of lemon and cherry

  • Gluten-free
  • Vegetarian
Nutrition: Per serving
NutrientUnit
kcal170
fat0g
saturates0g
carbs13g
sugars13g
fibre0g
protein2g
salt0.08g
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Ingredients

  • 25ml lemon juice, plus 1 lemon slice to serve
  • 1 maraschino cherry, plus 15ml syrup from the jar
  • few drops of Angostura bitters
  • ½ egg white
  • 50ml brandy or cognac
  • ice

Method

  • STEP 1

    Tip the lemon juice, cherry syrup, bitters, egg white and brandy into a cocktail shaker with a large handful of ice. Shake until the outside of the shaker feels very cold. Double strain into a tumbler filled with ice.

  • STEP 2

    Thread the lemon slice and cherry onto a cocktail stick, rest across the rim of the tumbler and serve.

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Recipe from Good Food magazine, January 2021

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