Bobby Burns Cocktail – Original 1930s Savoy Recipe

Bobby Burns Cocktail
Bobby Burns Cocktail

Named after Scottish Poet Robert Burns this drink first appears in the 1930s Savoy Cocktail Book. Some versions call for 2 oz whiskey to 1 oz sweet vermouth but the recipe I have listed here is the original Savoy one.

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Bobby Burns Cocktail – Original 1930s Savoy Recipe

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Course: DrinksCuisine: British
Servings

1

servings
Calories

300

kcal
ABV

28%

Total time

3

minutes

Learn how to make the amazing Bobby Burns cocktail from the 1934 Savoy Cocktail book.

Ingredients

  • 1 tsp

  • Benedictine
  • 1.5 oz

  • Sweet Vermouth
  • 1.5 oz

  • Scotch

Directions

  • Add Ice To Mixing Glass and combine all ingredients in the mixing glass.
  • Stir the ingredients for 20 – 30 seconds to properly chill and dilute the drink.
  • Strain into glass.