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Staff Picks: Bob’s Cardamom Bitters

JBF Editors

JBF Editors

February 17, 2015



Searching for the best small-batch, artisanal products to add to your pantry? Our staff scoured the market for you, and we'll be featuring their picks all month long. Here, see what senior editor Elena North-Kelly has to say about her chosen cocktail bitters, Bob’s Cardamom Bitters. 


“It’s hard to beat the appeal of a whiskey cocktail on a cold winter’s night, but I’ve found that using cardamom bitters takes it to another level of solace. Bob’s Bitters specializes in all-natural, bespoke bitters that are designed from a culinary perspective. I like using the aromatic, slightly spicy cardamom bitters to bring extra warmth and depth to a classic Old Fashioned. Here's the recipe.”



Bob's Cardamom Bitters can be purchased through many online purveyors, such as Only Bitters, The Meadow, and