Angostura - Aromatic Bitters
The most recognizable brand in the world! Made from a secret formula, this unique blend of natural herbs and spices are used all over the world to flavor a wide variety of foods and drinks.
The “secret” was developed in 1824 by Dr. J.G.B. Siegert, a Surgeon General in Simon Bolivar’s Venezuelan Army. He used his aromatic bitters to improve the appetite and digestive well-being of the soldiers. The word “Angostura” came from the town of that name in Venezuela where Dr. Siegert was
Recipe to try:
1 oz Lemon or Lime Juice
1 Egg white
1.5 oz Pisco
.75 oz Simple syrup
Preparation: Vigorously shake and strain contents in a cocktail shaker with ice cubes, then pour into glass and garnish with Angostura bitters.