The nostalgic Amaretto Sour at August Laura in Brooklyn, New York, is seriously addictive. Alyssa Sartor, co-owner, shares her recipe which uses egg white and flavorful Nicino walnut liqueur, which adds sophistication and a seductive, creamy element to each sip. Shaved nutmeg heightens the senses and is the perfect garnish for the luscious drink. Watch Alyssa create this delish drink.
– Courtesy of Alyssa Sartor, co-owner of August Laura
1 1/2 ounces amaretto
1/2 ounce Nocino walnut liqueur
1 ounce fresh-squeezed lemon juice
1/4 ounce simple syrup
Ground nutmeg, for garnish
Yield: 1 drink
Separate the egg white from the yolk and add the egg white to a shaker.
Add the amaretto, Nocino, lemon juice and simple syrup and shake well.
Now, add ice to the shaker and shake again.
Strain into large coupe glass.
Dust with nutmeg.