Yukon: Famed For Gold And A Human Toe

Neils Christensen, editor for Kitco News, joins the exclusive “Sourtoe Cocktail Club” club as he samples the Sourtoe Cocktail, the famed drink from Dawson City.
The Sourtoe Cocktail is a shot of whiskey accompanied by a mummified human toe. Concocted in 1973 at the Downtown Hotel in Dawson City, the drink is estimated to have been sampled by more than 79,000 people.
There is one rule for drinking the cocktail: "You can drink it fast. You can drink it slow. But your lips must touch that gnarly toe." Anyone who swallows the toe will be subject to a $2,500 fine. (show less)

Neils Christensen, editor for Kitco News, joins the exclusive “Sourtoe Cocktail Club” club as he samples the Sourtoe Cocktail, the famed drink from Dawson City.
The Sourtoe Cocktail is a shot of whiskey accompanied by a mummified human toe. Concocted in 1973 at the Downtown Hotel in Dawson City, the drink is estimated to have been sampled by more than 79,000 people.
There is one rule for drinking the cocktail: "You can drink it fast. You can drink it slow. ... (read more)

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