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Bittermilk No 5 Charred Grapefruit Tonic Syrup 502ml

$24.95
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Country of origin:  USA      Alcohol content: 0% Alcohol by Volume

Not a typical tonic, No. 5 is made with lime and lemon juices, cane sugar, along with cinchona bark, the source of quinine for tonic.

Fresh grapefruit is peeled and torched to extract bitter yet refreshing citrus notes.

Just a hint of local Bulls Bay Saltworks sea salt brings out savory caramel notes and rounds out the flavors.

Works well with white spirits. Top with soda water.

Refrigerate after opening.

We say, to make a cocktail, “the labor is in the bottle, just add booze”. 

About BITTERMILK

Bittermilk, hand crafted cocktail mixer compounds, are designed for the modern day cocktail enthusiast. Husband and wife team, MariElena and Joe Raya developed Bittermilk to simplify the process of making craft cocktails at home. These compounds are the first of their kind, each hand made and hand bottled in a small production in Charleston. The products are sourced with all-natural, organic and unique ingredients. Bittermilk Compounded Mixers allow the customer to mix up unique, quality cocktails following a simple ratio of Bittermilk to their choice of spirit. Each of the products use a bittering agent, a sweetener, and an acid to achieve a balanced cocktail. Inspired by what goes into making a classic cocktail, complimenting botanicals and aromatics are added to brighten flavor. Creative techniques are used to maximize flavors; things like roasting, burning, smoking, barrel aging, percolating and macerating for an amazing end product.

Makes on average 17 servings.

 

Bittermilk No 5 Charred Grapefruit Tonic Syrup 502ml Reviews

Based on 3 reviews

Marmalade in a tonic

Posted by Elise on 8th Jan 2016

I love this one and keep coming back for more - it's like grapefruit marmalade that's been taken just to the edge as it's cooked. Not too sweet. I drink it with soda mostly, sometimes add gin.

Grapefruit! Really!

Posted by John R on 13th Nov 2015

Lovely, lingering salty aftertaste to this syrup. Mid-range bitterness, but impressively complex flavours; fabulously refreshing with or without booze. Great value at this price too.

Perfectly balanced

Posted by Elise on 8th Mar 2015

My first bottle of this disappeared far too quickly… I've used it in G&T, but I actually love it just on its own with soda. A perfect balance of sweet and bitter.