"We'll call it, 'The Bloody Awful'"
October 11, 2017 11:17 AM Subscribe
"We bought a small bottle of Jamesons Irish Whiskey and a tub of single cream and hurried back. It was a lovely May morning. 1973. Underdogs Sunderland had just won the FA Cup. We mixed the two ingredients in our kitchen, tasted the result and it was certainly intriguing, but in reality bloody awful. Undaunted, we threw in some sugar and it got better, but it still missed something."In 1973, I invented a ‘girly drink’ called Baileys (David Gluckman for The Irish Times)