Cocktails in the Country: Whiter Shade of Pale by James Menite, Plaza Hotel at The Palm Court, New York, NY
Whiter Shade of Pale
James Menite, Plaza Hotel at The Palm Court, New York, NY
Old Tom can be an angry ex-girlfriend when it comes to cocktails. The curry powder, egg white, bitters, and fresh citrus incorporate all the robust flavor and richness of the gin.
1.75 oz (52.5 ml) Ransom Old Tom Gin
1 oz (30 ml) The American Juice Company’s Harriet Peacher Stowe
.75 oz (22.5 ml) fresh lemon juice
1 egg white
3 dashes Regan’s Orange Bitters No. 6
1 pinch curry powder
Grated lemon essence, as garnish
Dry-shake, then add ice and shake again. Strain into a chilled tulip glass and add the garnish.