Suffering Bastard
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Suffering Bastard
Cocktail recipe

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The Suffering Bastard is a unique cocktail that emerged from the mid-20th century, originating as a hangover cure. This invigorating concoction combines the warming notes of bourbon with the crisp, ... more The Suffering Bastard is a unique cocktail that emerged from the mid-20th century, originating as a hangover cure. This invigorating concoction combines the warming notes of bourbon with the crisp, botanical flavor of gin, balanced with the tartness of fresh lime juice. The addition of ginger ale adds a refreshing effervescence and a spicy kick, while a dash of Angostura bitters contributes a complex layer of flavors with its blend of herbs and spices. Typically served in a lowball glass, the Suffering Bastard offers a complex and revitalizing taste experience, often garnished with fresh mint, an orange wheel, and a maraschino cherry to enhance its visual and aromatic appeal.

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Base ingredient
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Gin
Garnish
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Cocktail cherry, orange, mint
Alcohol content
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11.43% | 2.4 units *

Lowball glass

Ingredients

oz
ml
cl
Lime juice cocktail ingredient
Lime juice
30ml 1oz 3cl
Ginger Ale cocktail ingredient
Ginger Ale
120ml 4.06oz 12cl
Gin cocktail ingredient
Gin
30ml 1oz 3cl
Angostura Bitters cocktail ingredient
Angostura Bitters
Dash Dash Dash
Bourbon cocktail ingredient
Bourbon
30ml 1oz 3cl

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Method

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker with ice and shake well
Pour into a lowball glass filled with ice and garnish with a mint sprig, orange wheel and a maraschino cherry before serving

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