The Eccentric Elmer is a relatively smooth bourbon cocktail, sweet with a hint of bitterness. Note that it is important to use cranberry cocktail, not cranberry juice. If cranberry cocktail is not available in your area, substitute cranberry juice and add 1 tbsp of superfine sugar to the drink before shaking.
- 1 oz bourbon
- 1/2 oz triple sec
- 3 oz cranberry cocktail
- dash angostura bitters
- Lime wedge
- Fill a cocktail shaker halfway with ice.
- Add bourbon, triple sec, bitters, and cranberry cocktail to shaker.
- Shake well.
- Put a few ice cubes into an old-fashioned glass.
- Strain cocktail into glass.
- Garnish with lime wedge.