Wild Cherry Bitters

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Wild Cherry Bitters Recipe:

Wild Cherry Bark
300 g
Mitchella
75 g
Juniper Berries
30 g
Prickly Ash Bark
15 g
Sugar
600 g
Alcohol, 40%
3.5 L

Instructions

Reduce the solids to a coarse powder, extract with the dilute alcohol by maceration for 3 to 7 days. Add the remaining ingredients, mix and filter.

Notes:

Recipes from the Standard Manual of Soda

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