Suze is a well-kept French secret. The shockingly yellow bitters burst onto the scene during the 1889 World’s Fair in Paris.
The drink is a derivative of gentian roots. The plant lends the liqueur an earthy taste, similar to dandelions, and a delicate citrus flavor.
While drinkers usually enjoy Suze alone as an aperitif, the drink’s bitter, floral tones may stymy novices. These Suze cocktails take advantage of the alcohol’s more challenging elements to create delicious, unique drinks.
This article takes a look at these Suze cocktails:
Suze has a unique floral taste. These cocktails supplement the aperitif’s unusual flavors with complementary ingredients, making beautiful, nuanced drinks. Grab a bottle and get mixing!
Did we miss a Suze cocktail you love? Let us know your favorites in the comments!