Would You Join The Sourtoe Cocktail Club?
The Downtown Hotel in Dawson City in Yukon, Canada has a peculiar, and slightly repulsive, tradition. The bar in the hotel serves a Sourtoe Cocktail, a tradition that, as the story goes, began after a bartender found a fossilized toe in a jar in a mining cave, and plopped it into a drink. More than 100,000 people have tried the cocktail since 1973.
from Atlas Obscura
Key Facts In This Video
The Dawson City Hotel bar in Yukon, Canada serves the Sourtoe Cocktail, garnished with a real human toe. (0:23)
These are the steps you must take in order to join the Sourtoe Cocktail Club: (0:35)
If you swallow the toe in the Sourtoe Cocktail, you must pay a $2,500 fine. (1:42)