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lime rickey with yarrow bitters
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Bitter Rickey

Rickeys are usually made with gin or bourbon, lime, and seltzer. They’re refreshing, summery cocktails, perfect for summer.
Prep Time5 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Bitter Rickey
Servings: 1
Author: Ellen Zachos


  • 2 ounces gin
  • 1 ounce fruit syrup
  • 1/4 ounce limoncello
  • 1 ounce seltzer
  • 5 drops bitters


  • In a shaker full of ice, combine the gin, syrup, and limoncello. Shake for 30 seconds, then strain into a glass. Top with the seltzer and bitters, and give the cocktail a gentle stir. For a lighter cocktail, add an additional ounce of seltzer and pour over ice.