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  • n. Alternative form of Sazerac.

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  • n. a cocktail made with bourbon with bitters and Pernod and sugar served with lemon peel


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  • I'm pretty sure an "Anti-Schools and Jobs Act of 2008" would pass in LA somehow, unless it had a sazerac bill tacked on.

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  • We started out with some seasonal cocktails: I had the salt & pepper highball, which was strangely bitter and full of pepper and Zach had a sazerac, which he loved.

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  • Credit aside, Mr. Sweete suspects it evolved from the sazerac cocktail not to be confused with the rye brand, made with rye, sugar syrup, absinthe and bitters.

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  • Bronko is long gone but not so the inspiration of Michaels' Manhattan/sazerac hybrid, The Future Ghost of rss feed

  • The distillery runs an on-site bar, where bartenders mix beautiful cocktails $6-$7 like a sazerac made from the company's sorghum whiskey and dole out tastes of unsweetened rum, ouzo and dry honey liqueur.

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  • "Some drinks look the same from every angle, like a sazerac," Mr. Feldman said.

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  • Likewise, the sazerac, attributed to be America's very first cocktail, is a combination of cognac, rye whiskey, absinthe and bitters.

  • Overshadowed by the popularly served Hurricane, the sazerac fell out of the drinker's limelight when absinthe was banned in the early 1900s.

  • Well, absinthe is back on bar shelves, bringing the sazerac back to life with it.

  • Bartenders Tiffany Short and Jon Harris, when not studying old tomes about spirits, create a slate of pre-Prohibition cocktails, such as the sazerac (theirs is rye whisky and bitters made in a glass rinsed with absinthe) and the camelback, brandy paired with pine-cone liqueur.

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