Mixologist Richard Boccato invented the Horse Tonic as a hangover remedy in the vein of mid- to late-19th-century "bracers" (invigorating alcoholic drinks) like the Saratoga Brace Up. "This style of drink became popular with the advent of widely available charged [sparkling] water," he says.Plus: Ultimate Cocktail Guide

Richard Boccato

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Makes 1 Drink
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a cocktail shaker, combine the rums, Velvet Falernum, lemon juice, Simple Ginger Syrup and egg white and shake well. Add ice and shake again. Strain into a chilled fizz glass, stir in the club soda and garnish with the espresso. Pinch the orange twist over the drink and drop it in.

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