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The Bitters Truth (Saveur Magazine)

Angostura Bitters [1]In an addendum to my previous post on Angostura Bitters [2], Saveur Magazine [3] has an article entitled The Bitters Truth [4] where their intrepid reporter tours the factory and learns about the history (and mystery) surrounding this almost 200 year old recipe!

Excerpt:

From the outside, the complex of warehouses and offices looked not just imposing, but impenetrable. I approached a security officer standing vigil at the gate, and he pointed me towards the main building. I nodded at him, walked inside, and requested a pass from a second sentinel sitting behind what appeared to be bulletproof Plexiglas. Security cameras recorded my every move, and I could see myself – sneakers, baggy shorts, Hawaiian shirt – in the monitors. With very little trouble, I convinced him that I was a harmless tourist. He handed me the pass and buzzed the front door open. I was in!

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About Sarina [6]

Passionate foodie, founder of Trinigourmet and Caribbean Lifestyle Maven. Author of "Glam By Request: 30+ Easy Caribbean Recipes" [7]