cocktail recipe

Singapore Sling

The Singapore Sling was invented at Raffle's Hotel in Singapore in 1915. The fruit juice and rosy color was intentional possibly so that ladies could order it. There are many different recipes on how to prepare this, but one thing is constant in all recipes; it is gin based.

1 1/2 oz. Gin
Dash of Benedictine & Grenadine
1/2 oz. Fresh Lime Juice
Splash of Pineapple Juice
Cherry Brandy as Float

Shake well and strain into a fresh Collins or Hurricane glass over frsh ice.
Float Cherry Brandy on top.
Garnish with a small slice of pineapple and a Maraschino cherry