The Original Singapore Sling is a classic cocktail that was first created in 1915 at the Long Bar in the Raffles Hotel in Singapore. This delightful drink has become a favorite for cocktail enthusiasts around the world.
To make The Original Singapore Sling, you will need a few key ingredients. Start by filling a shaker with ice and adding 1 ½ ounces of gin. Next, add ½ ounce of cherry liqueur, ¼ ounce of Cointreau, ¼ ounce of Bénédictine, 1 ounce of lime juice, and 1 ½ ounces of pineapple juice. Shake the mixture until it is well combined and chilled.
Once the cocktail is chilled, strain it into a Collins glass filled with ice. Garnish the drink with a slice of pineapple, a maraschino cherry, and a pineapple leaf for an extra touch of tropical flair.
The Original Singapore Sling is a refreshing and fruity cocktail that is perfect for any occasion. Its combination of gin, cherry liqueur, and pineapple juice creates a balanced and flavorful drink that is sure to impress your guests.
So the next time you're looking to try something new, give The Original Singapore Sling a try. You won't be disappointed!