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day 177: trinidad sour

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Completely different style from the Mojito the day before. To me, this drink sounds like it can stand on its own without any frills...

Completely different style from the Mojito the day before. To me, this drink sounds like it can stand on its own without any frills...

The Trinidad Sour is my friend Xing-Yin's favorite cocktail that she emailed over to me a few days ago! When I read through the ingredients I thought, "Wow, this sounds like an... intense drink." A full ounce of bitters! (Usually drinks have a couple dashes at most.)

Additional reading on the Trinidad Sour:

Video of the cocktail's creator Giuseppe Gonzales talking about the drink while making it
Link that my friend sent me, so I used the recipe from it
Blog post from Cocktail Virgin (my fave Boston cocktail blog -- so informative and comprehensive!)