Likely Doubtful

Angostura forms the base layer of this assertive sipper, while two spirits, seltzer and an egg white help to balance out the bitterness.

1 1/2 oz. Angostura bitters
1 oz. fresh lemon juice
1 oz. simple syrup (1:1)
1/4 oz. Batavia Arrack
1/4 oz. Pierre Ferrand dry Curaçao
1 egg white
Tools: shaker, strainer
Glass: Collins
Combine all ingredients and shake in a dry cocktail shaker. Add crushed ice and shake again. Strain into a collins glass and top with seltzer water.

Sandy Levine, The Oakland Art Novelty Co., Detroit