Angostura Sour

For the true Angostura fans only.


  • Served in cocktail
  • 21% ABV


The Gentlemen's Companion



Angostura bitters 4.5cl 1.5oz
Simple syrup 3.0cl 1.0oz
Lime juice 2.0cl 0.67oz
Egg One egg white
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  1. Dry shake the egg white and the lime juice.
  2. Add the remaining ingredients and ice.
  3. Shake hard.
  4. Strain into chilled cocktail glass.


This cocktail was created by Kirk Estopinal and published in the book Beta Cocktails, a variation on the Angostura Fizz, which itself was published in Charles Baker's The Gentlemen's Companion in the 1930s, using half an ounce of bitters and additional rum.

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