Classic Mixology: Cocktail & Mixed Drink Recipes

Ammonia and Seltzer

20 drop spirit. ammon. aromat.

Ingredient: spirit. ammon. aromat.

(More about spirit. ammon. aromat.)

seltzer water

Ingredient: seltzer water

Also Known As:  soda water, sparkling water, fizzy water What it is:  Additive
Water which is carbonated and thus made effervescent by the addition of carbon dioxide gas under pressure. In 1767 Englishman Joseph Priestley invented soda water, also known as Carbonated water, when he first discovered a method of infusing water with carbon dioxide when he suspended a bowl of water above a beer vat at a local brewery in Leeds, England.

(More about seltzer water)

This is a good remedy for the relief of the depression following alcoholic excesses. Dose: Twenty drops of spirit. ammon. aromat. in a medium-sized glass of seltzer or plain water.