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Pisco Sour

Do you dream of enjoying the perfect Pisco Sour? We are here to reveal the secrets behind the ultimate version of this classic cocktail. With a harmonious blend of lime juice, sugar syrup, beaten egg and of course Pisco, this refreshing drink is a real treat for your taste buds.

In our journey to achieve the perfect Pisco Sour, we have come across a number of important secrets. From the choice of the best Pisco to the texture of the eggs, every detail plays an important role in achieving the ultimate taste experience.

We'll guide you through each step and reveal tips and tricks from the experts so you can master the art of making the perfect Pisco Sour at home. From the dosage of the ingredients to the techniques of mixing and serving, you will learn everything it takes to impress your guests with this delicious cocktail.

So join us on a flavorful journey and discover the secrets behind the ultimate Pisco Sour. Together, let's unveil this classic and enjoy a perfectly balanced drink that will leave you thirsty for more.

Pisco Sour recipe

When you set out to make the perfect Pisco Sour, there are some important steps to consider. Be sure to choose a good quality of pisco, the signature grape spirit at the heart of this cocktail. Freshness is key, so use high-quality freshly squeezed lime juice. Shaking is essential - give it a good shake so that the ingredients mix well and create the desired foam.

ingredients

  • 6cl pisco
  • 3cl freshly pressed limejuice
  • 2cl sugar syrup
  • 1.5cl egg white
  • 3 drops angostura bitters

Pisco Sour step by step

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The story behind the Pisco Sour

The history of Pisco Sour goes back to the beginning of the 20th century. The exact origin of the cocktail is a matter of debate between Peru and Chile, as both countries claim to have invented it. While Peru claims to have created the Pisco Sour at the Hotel Maury in Lima in 1904, Chile claims to have invented it at the Morris Bar in Valparaiso around the same time. Regardless of who invented it, the Pisco Sour has become an iconic cocktail loved by people all over the world.

The cocktail was originally created as a variation of another well-known cocktail, the Whiskey Sour. Instead of whiskey, the bartenders used Pisco, which was abundantly available in both Peru and Chile. The combination of Pisco, lime juice, sugar syrup and egg white created a refreshing and well-balanced cocktail that quickly became popular in both countries.
Over the years, Pisco Sour has evolved and adapted to different taste preferences. There are now a host of variations and twists on the classic recipe, adding different ingredients such as fruit, spices and herbs. But whichever version you choose to make, it's important to understand the basic principles behind the Pisco Sour to achieve the perfect balance of flavor and aroma.

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