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Curbside Cocktails: The Altitude

Contributed by on Oct 12, 2016
Toronto Canadian Whisky

Evelyn Chick, the bar manager at Toronto’s Pretty Ugly, makes this Canadian whisky cocktail inspired by the CN Tower.

The Altitude

(at Pretty Ugly)

  • 1.5 oz Canadian whisky
  • .5 oz Manzanilla sherry
  • .5 oz Rainforest elixir*
  • 1 barspoon Bénédictine
  • 3 dashes house-made Islay Angostura bitters

Garnish: Balsam sprig

Glass: Nick & Nora

*Rainforest elixir: Macerate rose, thyme, anise, hyssop, red bush, monarda and oxeye daisy in 15 oz of brandy and 30 oz of overproof vodka, then age it for 28 days, strain out the botanicals and sweeten it with wildflower honey.

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