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For the 5 year in a row,Oklahoma Gazette readers have voted Edna's Lunchbox the "Best Cocktail" in town in the 34th edition of the Oklahoma Gazette Best Of OKC
Super excited to share this. Thanks The New York Times Robert Simonson and Nick Oxford ❤️
The lunchbox — Coors Light, a shot of amaretto and a splash of orange juice — was likely an accidental invention at Edna’s Restaurant & Club in Oklahoma City. Credit Phot by Nick Oxford for The New York Times
WHAT IT IS Coors Light, a shot of amaretto and a splash of orange juice, served in a chilled mug.
WHERE THEY DRINK IT Oklahoma City.
THE BACK STORY This drink was likely an accidental invention at Edna’s Restaurant & Club, an Oklahoma City tavern. Edna Scott, the bar’s founder, “didn’t like to waste something, especially not alcohol,” said her daughter Tammy Lucas. “She was trying to make something, probably a boilermaker, and accidentally put something in, probably the orange juice.” That accident has been sold an estimated 1.7 million times since the early 1990s. (Read Full Article)