Bitter Elder
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Bitter Elder
Cocktail recipe

Rating

4.31 / 5
The Bitter Elder cocktail is a beautifully balanced drink that weaves together the floral notes of elderflower liqueur with the sharpness of lemon juice and the complex, bitter undertones of ... more The Bitter Elder cocktail is a beautifully balanced drink that weaves together the floral notes of elderflower liqueur with the sharpness of lemon juice and the complex, bitter undertones of Campari. Predominantly featuring the juniper-forward character of gin, this cocktail delivers a harmonious mix of citrus, sweetness, and bitterness, making it a sophisticated choice for those who enjoy a drink with depth and contrast. Served in a cocktail glass, the Bitter Elder presents an elegant appearance and is a modern concoction that appeals to diverse palates, especially those with an appreciation for aperitifs and floral accents.

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Gin
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26.42% | 2.77 units *

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Ingredients

oz
ml
cl
Lemon Juice cocktail ingredient
Lemon Juice
15ml ½oz 1.5cl
Gin cocktail ingredient
Gin
45ml 1½oz 4.5cl
Campari cocktail ingredient
Campari
22.5ml ¾oz 2.3cl
Elderflower Liqueur cocktail ingredient
Elderflower Liqueur
22.ml 0.74oz 2.2cl

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Method

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker with ice
Shake well for 10-15 seconds or until the outside of the shaker becomes frosted
Strain into a chilled cocktail glass and serve

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