Brandy Sour

A Brandy Sour is a mixed alcoholic cocktail made using brandy and citrus juice, commonly lemon, closely related to other sour cocktails. There are several varieties of Brandy Sour:

  • A Brandy Daisy – Made using fresh lemon juice, commonly associated with the term Brandy Sour in many parts of the world
  • A Sidecar (cocktail) - A cocktail commonly classified as a sour with brandy as the primary alcohol by volume
  • Brandy Sour (Cyprus) – Developed on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus, and made using local brandy and lemon cordial.


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Brandy Sour (Cyprus)
... The Brandy Sour is a mixed alcoholic cocktail that has been cited as the national drink of Cyprus ... While other forms of the Brandy Sour cocktail exist, the Cypriot variety is a distinct mixture, which only shares the basic brandy and lemon flavourings with other variants ... Both brandy and lemons are among Cyprus's major exports, and both have distinctive Cypriot characteristics ...

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