Ordinary Seaman

Ordinary Seaman recipe

Ordinary Seaman Ingredients

Ordinary Seaman Instructions

The Ordinary Seaman cocktail is a refreshing and citrusy drink that is perfect for a summer evening. This cocktail gets its name from the nautical term for a crew member in the Merchant Marine. With its vibrant colors and tangy flavors, the Ordinary Seaman cocktail is sure to please any seafarer or cocktail enthusiast.


To make an Ordinary Seaman cocktail, start by filling a cocktail shaker with ice. Add 2 ounces of gin, 1 ounce of freshly squeezed lemon juice, and 1/2 ounce of simple syrup. Shake well to combine the ingredients.

Strain the mixture into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with a lemon twist or a wedge of lemon. Serve and enjoy!

The Ordinary Seaman cocktail is a delightful combination of citrusy flavors and the smoothness of gin. It is the perfect drink to enjoy on a warm summer evening or to celebrate a nautical-themed party. Cheers!

Best served in a Highball Glass.