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A Drink From Daniel Boulud Cocktails

In last week's post, I put up a recipe from Daniel Boulud Cocktails & Amuse Bouches. The book is actually a set of two small books, cocktails for Him & Her. 

DB Cocktail & Amuse-Bouches Jacket LoRes

The Mayfair Sour is a nice drink from the book. Soft and gentle.

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This photo is not from the book. The book is pretty.

Mayfair Sour
By Xavier Herit

1 fl. oz. Plymouth Gin
.75 fl. oz. Benedictine Liqueur
.75 fl. oz. Apricot Liqueur
.75 fl. oz. Lemon Juice
1 Egg White
5 Drops Peach Bitters

In a shaker, combine all ingredients except bitters and shake once without ice, then shake again with ice. Strain into a chilled martini glass. For garnish, dash a few drops of bitters on top of foam.

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Melissa W.

I scoffed at the split His and Her's books but the drinks and photos are sure enticing.

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