Batched & Bottled Vieux Carré

Vieux Carre Cocktail

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Ensure you choose a great rye whiskey as it’s centric to the classic cocktail, driven by it’s spicy profile. Whiskies such as Sazerac Rye, Rittenhouse Rye and WhistlePig Rye all work well in a Vieux Carré.

Batched & Bottled Vieux Carré Cocktail Recipe
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Makes approx. 10 cocktails

Batched & Bottled Vieux Carré Cocktail Recipe

The Vieux Carré is a 1930s New Orleans cocktail of equal parts with a touch of the herbal liqueur, Benedictine. Originally named after the French Quarter, it directly translates to Old Square.

This batched version has no dilution added to the bottle so you will still need to stir it over ice prior to serving. Alternatively, you can add approximately 20% water and chill in the fridge for a ready to serve version.

Ingredients

  • 225mL Rye Whiskey
  • 225mL Cognac
  • 225mL Sweet Vermouth
  • 25mL Benedictine
  • 10 dashes of Peychauds Bitters
  • 10 dashes of Angostura Bitters

Instructions

    PREBATCHING:
  1. Add all the ingredients into a large measuring jug
  2. Decant into a 700mL bottle (ex spirit bottle)
    SERVING:
  1. Measure 70mL of batched Vieux Carré over ice into a mixing glass
  2. Stir for 20-30 seconds until adequately diluted
  3. Strain over fresh ice into a double old fashioned glass
  4. Garnish with a maraschino cherry

Originally batched by @benarbour at @gdlbrasserie


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