Morning Blend


RECIPE: Comfort Sazerac

Posted at 11:21 AM, Feb 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-13 14:46:31-05

The Sazerac is a local New Orleans variation of a cognac or whiskey cocktail, named for the Sazerac de Forge et Fils brand of cognac brandy that served as its original main ingredient.                                                                                                                                                              

Southern Comfort 80 – 2 oz.                                                         

Angostura bitters – 3 dashes                                                       

Pernod – 1 tsp                                                        

Sugar – 1 tsp (1 sugar packet)                                         

Water – 3 drops                                                      

Lemon peel - Garnish                                


Chill an Old Fashioned glass


In a mixing glass, combine sugar, bitters, and a few drops of water 


Mix until sugar is dissolved


Add Southern Comfort 80 and ice


Stir for about 30 seconds


Pour Pernod into your chilled glass, and rotate glass until the inside is well coated                       


Discard the excess


Strain the liquid from your mixing glass into the Old Fashioned glass                                                                                                                      

Twist a piece of lemon peel over the drink