Pegu recipe

Pegu Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 oz Gin

Pegu Instructions

Cocktail Recipe: Pegu

The Pegu cocktail is a classic cocktail that originated in Burma and gained popularity during the British colonial era. It is a refreshing and citrusy drink that is perfect for summer evenings.


To make a Pegu cocktail, you will need:

  • Gin
  • Orange liqueur, such as Cointreau
  • Fresh lime juice
  • Angostura bitters
  • Orange bitters


Here's how you can make your own Pegu cocktail:

  1. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice cubes.
  2. Add 2 ounces of gin, 1 ounce of orange liqueur, 3/4 ounce of fresh lime juice, a dash of Angostura bitters, and a dash of orange bitters to the shaker.
  3. Shake the cocktail shaker vigorously for about 15 seconds to mix and chill the ingredients.
  4. Strain the mixture into a chilled cocktail glass.
  5. Garnish with a twist of lime peel or a lime wedge.
  6. Serve and enjoy!

Now you have the recipe for a delicious and refreshing Pegu cocktail. It's the perfect drink to enjoy on a warm summer evening or to impress your guests at a cocktail party. Cheers!

Best served in a Cocktail Glass.