Art of Drink

Hunt Bitters

A bitters recipe that currently doesn’t have a detailed history.

Hunt Bitters Recipe:

4 oz
4 oz
Tonka Bean
8 oz
Calamus Root
8 oz
Star Anise
1 lb
Peppermint Leaves
7½ lbs


To make the Hartz Aromatic Bitters from the above essence, take 1 oz of essence and combine it with 1700 ml of 25% alcohol, 300 ml of 60% simple syrup.

Writer, author of Fix the Pumps, chemist, beekeper and general do-er-of-things, Darcy can generally be found looking for new and interesting things to do, usually over a cocktail. Currently working on more soda fountain history.