Ingredient: iceWhat it is: Additive
Ingredient: simple syrupAlso Known As: sugar syrup What it is: Syrup
Ingredient: Amer PiconAlso Known As: Sirop de Picon, Picon club What it is: Bitters
Caramel-coloured, flavoured bitters drunk as an apéritif, which traditionally accompanies beer in the east and north of France. It is made from a base of fresh oranges which are dried and mixed with a solution of alcohol which is distilled. Picon also contains gentian and quinquina in equal measures. Sugar, syrup and caramel are added last.
Ingredient: whiskeyWhat it is: Whiskey
Ingredient: lemonWhat it is: Fruit
Fill a mixing-glass half-full fine ice, add one dash syrup, half a jigger Amer Picon bitters, half a jigger whiskey. Mix, strain into cocktail-glass. A small piece of lemon peel on top. Serve.