Boker’s Bitters

by :: [Bitters]

A well know bitters from the 1800s that was used in some cocktails. You can purchase Boker's Bitters at Dr. Adam Elmegirab's Bitters

Boker’s Bitters Recipe:

Bitter Orange Peel
45 g
Quassia
30 g
Calamus
30 g
Catechu
15 g
Cardamom
10 g
Alcohol 90%
300 ml
Water
180 ml

Instructions

Mix the solids, reduce to a fine powder and extract by slow percolation with the alcohol.

To prepare the bitters, mix 1 ounce of the above extract with 18 ounces of water and 12 ounces of alcohol.

Back to Bitters List

follow on twitterFollow Art of Drink on Twitter

Twitter Updates

Dear #Fashion World, what's up with the "shades of depression" grey colour scheme for mens cloths this year?
Peek Inside a Cocktail Archaeologist’s Wild New Bar drnk.ca/11UvImT
Lunar Blend milkshake @rushlaneto :: drnk.ca/1AJM9Sm #photo
On my way to Toronto to talk soda fountain stuff. Come to @RushLaneCo at 6:30 to find out why being a soda jerk is harder than bartending
A bit of history on the Last Word cocktail. drnk.ca/xlastword