Mark Twain Cocktail

from The Craft of the Cocktail

  • 1.5 ounces Scotch Whisky
  • .75 ounce Lemon Juice
  • 1 ounce Simple Syrup
  • 2 dashes Angostura Bitters

Shake all the ingredients with ice and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.

As described to his wife in a letter from London, 1874.