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Sazerac

Ingredients

  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 3 or 4 dashes Peychaud’s Bitters
  • a few drops water
  • 2 ounces rye whiskey (such as Sazerac Rye)
  • 1 teaspoon Herbsaint, Pernod, pastis, or absinthe
  • lemon peel

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