Recipe: Lion's Tail

By Derek Brown

From Ted "Dr. Cocktail" Haigh's Vintage Spirits and Forgotten Cocktails, this recipe is a true old-school cocktail.

• 2 ounces Bourbon Whiskey
• ½ to ¾ ounces Allspice Dram
• ½ ounces fresh lime juice
• ½ spoonful of simple syrup
• 2 dashes Angostura bitters

Combine ingredients and shake with ice. Strain into chilled cocktail glass. To find out what else Derek likes in this book of classic cocktails, click here.

This article available online at:

http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2009/07/recipe-lions-tail/39679/