Original Savoy Rattle Snake Cocktail Recipe

Some would say this improves the Whiskey Fizz and some would say it completely ruins it. That all depends on whether or not someone likes licorice as this is a Whiskey Fizz with a dash of absinthe. First popping up in the Savoy Cocktail book they claim it could cure a rattle snake bite.

Rattle Snake Cocktail
Rattle Snake Cocktail

Rattle Snake ingredients:

  • 60 mls (2 oz) Scotch
  • 15 mls (1/2 oz) Simple Syrup
  • 15 mls (1/2 oz) Lemon Juice
  • 15 mls (1/2 oz) Egg Whites
  • 2 mls (2 dashes) Absinthe

Combine all ingredients in the shaker. Add ice to the shaker. Vigorously shake till the shaker is ice cold and frosted. Strain into glass to remove ice shards.

ABV = 23%

Originated from London, UK


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