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Orange bitters

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Drinks & Juicing

Orange bitters

Serves 1
Orange bitters is used in cocktails and sometimes cooking. It’s easy to make your own; here’s our recipe from Riverford Field Kitchen mixologist Gem. Enjoy it in our Clementine Manhattan cocktail recipe.


  • 1 orange
  • 200ml vodka
  • 4 cloves
  • 3 cardamom pods
  • 1 tsp sugar
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  • Step 1

    Peel the orange, removing as much white pith as possible. Add to a clean jar with the vodka and spices. Leave in a cool, dry place for upwards of 2 weeks.
  • Step 2

    Strain, add the sugar and bottle.

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