The Eldred

By • January 13, 2010 2 Comments



Author Notes: This cocktail may just be my answer to a classic Manhattan--in more ways than one. I invented it to celebrate our move from the city to our cottage upstate in Sullivan County. It is a simple combination of only three ingredients but they add up to a wonderful balance of sweet, tart and smoky.gluttonforlife

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Serves 1

  • 2 ounces bourbon, I like Tuthilltown's Baby Bourbon
  • 1 ounce maple syrup, grade B preferred
  • 1 ounce fresh lemon juice
  1. Combine ingredients in a shaker over ice and shake vigorously. Pour into rocks glass. Enjoy!

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