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3. Singapore Sling "One of the most delicious, refreshing and advanced cocktails for its time, the Singapore Sling was created at the Raffles Hotel's Long Bar, Singapore, around 1915 by Ngiam Tong Boon. This drink predates tiki-style cocktails - but it's often mistaken for one because of its complexity." THE CLASSIC RECIPE "A delightfully boozy cocktail that slips down easily drink with caution!" Ingredients 50ml gin, 15ml Cointreau, 15ml Cherry Heering, 10ml Benedictine, a dash of Angostura bitters, a dash of orange bitters, 15ml grenadine, 20ml lemon juice, 1 fresh pineapple ring, soda water. Method Muddle the pineapple in the bottom of a shaker. Add the rest of the ingredients apart from the soda. Shake S I N GA P O R E S L I N G R E I N V E N T E D -
hard with ice and fine strain into a sling glass filled with ice cubes. Top with soda and garnish with a pineapple
TIKI SING SLING
wedge, lemon wedge or fresh cherry.
"The addition of rum gives the classic recipe a tiki twist." Ingredients 30ml gin, 20ml dark rum, 20ml cherry syrup, 25ml lemon juice, 1 dash Angostura bitters, 15ml Benedictine, 1 fresh pineapple ring, 30ml soda. Method Muddle the pineapple in the bottom of a shaker. Add the rest of the ingredients apart from the soda. Shake hard with ice and fine strain into a highball glass filled with ice cubes. Top with soda and garnish with a lemon twist and a fresh cherry. Let's Get Tropical: Over 60 Cocktail Recipes From Caribbean Classics To Modern Tiki Drinks by Georgi Radev is published by DK on May 2, priced ÂŁ9.99. By Sam Wylie-Harris, Press Association
A B OV E Tiki Sing Sling cocktail | Ruth Jenkinson/PA
LEFT Singapore Sling cocktail | Ruth Jenkinson/PA
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