The Picon Bière is France’s version of a shandy based on the now-obscure bitter orange liqueur, Amer Picon. For the most refreshing version, build a crisp beer (pilsner or kolsch are both good options) over homemade Picon and a handful of ice, and garnish with an orange wheel.
The original French shandy.
- 3/4 ounce Amer Picon, DIY recipe
- 5 - 6 ounces beer, preferably pilsner
Garnish: orange wheel
- Build in a Collins glass and garnish with an orange wheel.