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Blue Bird

Blue Bird was a land speed record that inspired two great bartenders to created a cocktail. Frank Meier from Ritz Hotel Paris in 1936, and William Tarling from the Café Royal Hotel in London in 1937.

Strength
Difficulty
Taste
  • Fruity
  • Bitter

Ingredients

For 1 cocktail

  • 20.00 ml cointreau
  • 50.00 ml Vodka
  • 15.00 ml fresh lemon juice
  • 3 dashes maraschino
  • 3 dashes blue food coloring

How to make a blue bird cocktail

  • Step 1

    Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker

  • Step 2

    Add ice and shake until well-chilled

  • Step 3

    Strain into a chilled coupe or cocktail glass

Organise your soirée

Put the quantity of ingredients you have, to know how much other ingredients you need and how many cocktails you can make.

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