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Antarctic Old Fashioned (Antarctica) Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Marcia Gevelinger Bastian
Added: Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 5th bourbon (Old Methuselah 100 proof), seven packages of multiflavored Life Savers.

Directions:
Directions:
Pour liquor into a container. Fill the empty bottle half full with freshly melted snow. Force the lifesavers, one by one into the mouth of the bourbon bottle and shake until all are dissolved. (Research suggests using only 2 red lifesavers). Pour in bourbon and mix well. Serve over Antarctic glacier ice.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This "recipe" was invented by the crew at the US Little America V base from 1956-8 and is from the Antarctican Society newsletter. We had a short visit to Antarctica in 2010, but did not actually try this drink. Antarctic ice is in short supply around here.

 

 

 

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