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The Bitter Truth - Old Time Aromatic Bitters - Cocktail Bitters - 39% - 20cl

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These Old Time Aromatic Bitters are bitter from the beginning to the end, as well as spicy and complex.

The complexity within this bitter is a result of the interplay between cinnamon, cardamom, licorice, clove and ginger taking place in the background, and complimented by a typical gingerbread aroma.

This bitter is best suited to compliment cask-aged spirits like whiskey, rum, brandy, and tequila.

The team Berg & Hauck have proposed a few interesting cocktails themselves that use their Old Time Aromatic Bitters, for example the Horse's Neck or the Hot Toddy (see The Bitter Truth's homepage).

If you're looking for cocktail that use these chocolate bitters, visit our cocktail page.

Awards

- Silver Medal, International Spirits Competition Los Angeles 2010 - Discovery of the Year, Slovak Bar Awards Bratislava 2010

Cocktails

MAPLE BOURBON OLD FASHIONED COCKTAIL

60ml (2 oz) bourbon
45ml (1½ oz) REAL maple syrup (store in a squirt bottle or small decorative bottle with a fine pouring tip)
1 dash Bitter Truth Orange Bitters
1 dash Bitter Truth Creole Bitters

Measure bourbon, maple syrup and bitters into a mixing glass.
Fill 3/4 with ice and stir swiftly for 20 seconds.
Strain over fresh ice in an Old Fashioned glass.
Squeeze orange disk over top of drink and drop in.

THE ANTOINE
By The Bitter Truth

50 ml Gin
10 ml Sugar Syrup
10 ml Dry Vermouth
2 dashes Absinthe
2 dashes The Bitter Truth – Creole Bitters

Method: Stir in mixing glass with ice and strain into a chilled tumbler or cocktail glass. Garnish with a lemon twist.

Ingredients

Water, alcohol, natural herbs and spices, coloring E 129

Serving Suggestion

Use it to enhance the flavor and aroma of your beverages and dishes.

Try it in your Manhattan.



This product contains alcohol and can only be delivered to adults. Proof of age will be required at delivery. Please enjoy responsibly.
  • Distillery or Brand : The Bitter Truth
  • Product Type: Cocktail Bitters
  • Description: Bitter
  • Country of Origin: Germany
  • Responsible Food Company: The Bitter Truth GmbH, Wolfratshauserstr. 21e, 82049 Pullach im Isartal, DE
  • Net Quantity: 20cl
  • Alcohol Content: 39% vol
  • Usage Instructions: Add a few drops to a cocktail or mixed drink.
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Weight: 0.38 kg
Dimensional Weight: 0.39 kg

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Full Details

Distillery or Brand: The Bitter Truth
Region: Pullach im Isartal
Product Type: Cocktail Bitters
Brand: The Bitter Truth
Base Alcohol: Neutral spirit
Type of Cocktail Bitters: Aromatic and Classic
Description: Bitter
Country of Origin: Germany
Production Method: Maceration
Closure: Plastic cap
Responsible Food Company: The Bitter Truth GmbH, Wolfratshauserstr. 21e, 82049 Pullach im Isartal, DE
Net Quantity: 20cl
Alcohol Content: 39% vol
Usage Instructions: Add a few drops to a cocktail or mixed drink.

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