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hailstorm Oct 25, 2007 07:46 AM

Hey everyone

I found an old post where someone else had the same problem - a new drink without a name. You guys came up with some wicked suggestions, and i was hoping you might not mind getting your name thinking caps back on again for me!?

Anyway here's the recipe - any suggestions would be wonderful!

Black cherry jam
Vanilla vodka
cinnamon syrup
lime juice
orange bitters
egg white

Thank you!

  1. TroyTempest Oct 25, 2007 10:15 AM

    i think hailstorm is a fine name for this, uh, concoction. Either that or "explosion in the candy factory."

    1. southernitalian Oct 25, 2007 10:31 AM

      A Cavity? Because you'll get one if you drink too many. I don't get it. Egg white? How do you put it together.

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        FrankJBN Oct 25, 2007 10:43 AM

        Egg white - It's a frothy drink like a Tom & Jerry

        1. re: southernitalian
          Gio Oct 25, 2007 10:45 AM

          There are many alcoholic drinks calling for egg whites shaken with the other ingredients...Pisco Sour, Pink Lady...to name two. They are usally added to make the drink frothy.

        2. Spiritchaser Oct 25, 2007 10:51 AM

          What color does it wind up being? Is it in a tall glass or short? Is it as sweet tasting as the ingredients would lead me to believe?

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            FrankJBN Oct 25, 2007 10:52 AM

            How about 'For Women Only"?

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              Uncle Ira Oct 25, 2007 01:51 PM

              French Toast.

              Or maybe...

              A Waffle House. As in, "I'll have a double Waffle House. And make it sticky."

              Uncle Ira

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                mhiggins Oct 25, 2007 03:16 PM

                With the jam, cinnamon syrup, and egg, that's a perfect name for it.

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                fois_gratitude Oct 25, 2007 02:47 PM

                I like the "For Women Only", but personally I would not drink something so sweet.

                Maybe: Adult PB&J??

                1. alkapal Oct 25, 2007 03:40 PM

                  SCHOOL GIRL

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                    hailstorm Oct 26, 2007 10:05 AM

                    Yeah it's actually not sweet at all. (hard to believe I know!) The jam is only sweetened with fruit concentrate, so there is no added sugar, and the lime juice and bitters reduce the sweetness considerably so it ends up nicely balanced. It's a dark dusky pink colour, with a frothy top. Served in a rocks glass.

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                    1. re: hailstorm
                      Spiritchaser Oct 26, 2007 10:17 AM

                      Purple rain - the foam is the cloud it came from.

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                      hailstorm Oct 27, 2007 02:44 AM

                      Oooooh yeah purple rain's perfect!
                      Thanks so much

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                        alkapal Oct 27, 2007 07:45 AM

                        purple rain IS perfect. congratulations. now, on to the next one....
                        "when doves cry" made with gray goose and dishwater ;-) (silly me)

                        1. re: alkapal
                          SweetPea914 Nov 3, 2007 06:34 AM

                          Totally agree it's the perfect name. Now I want to see what it tastes like, if it's truly not sweet, it sounds like it would be really good!

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                            soupkitten Nov 3, 2007 01:12 PM

                            guys, sorry-- purple rain is already a drink, has been around since, oh, "purple rain" came out. it's a variation of the other older drink "purple haze."

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