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Whiskey Sling

Stir liquid ingredients together with ice in a rocks glass.  Garnish with nutmeg.

Prep Time 1 minute
Servings 1
Category Sling
Tags 1775-1840 (Pre-Cocktail), Obscure
Proof 49.8
Strength 1.3 standard drinks
Glass Old Fashioned or Rocks Glass
Temp Cold

The Sling eventually evolved into the Bittered Sling which was basically the first cocktail.  To make up for the loss of the bitters, choose a full flavored whiskey for this drink as there is not much going on in the other ingredients.  

Ingredient Profile

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