Straits Sling
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About this Cocktail

Precursor to the Singapore Sling. Allegedly first created around 1915 by Ngiam Tong Boon at the Long Bar of the Raffles Hotel in Singapore.

Ingredients:
  • 2 oz London dry gin
  • .5 oz Benedictine
  • .5 oz kirsch
  • 1 oz lemon juice
  • 2 dashes Angostura bitters
  • 2 dashes orange bitters
  • Soda water to fill
Preparation:

Shake, strain into ice filled Collins glass, and fill with soda water.

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  • Ryan Yokley
    This is, ostensibly, the original recipe. I'd add about half an ounce of simple syrup to this for a little more complexity and crowd appeal.

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