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Volume: 2.8 oz
Alcohol units: 2.8 standard drinks
Alcohol by volume (ABV): 33%
Times viewed: 74741
Average Score: 8.0 (26 votes)
A classic from the Pegu Club in Burma during the height of the British Empire.
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My second favourite gin cocktail (after the Negroni).
The good thing about it is, that it is prone to some level of experimentation. I tried it with my home-made orange liqueurs, and it was still awesome.
Comment by johnniepop on 2015-05-20 05:28:58
sharp and strong
Comment by rocket.ian on 2014-06-27 14:32:29
No I meant Cointreau
Yes the cheap stuff can
ruin it but Grand Marnier
and the others listed just don't
fit the bill
Comment by Shaun on 2013-03-24 10:25:15
I used Bittermen's Burlesque Bitters and 03 Premium Orange Liqueur (from DeKuyper) it was absolutely amazing!
As for the tip to use Cointreau, I believe they mean to use a GOOD Triple Sec and not just the generic artificial crap, so Grand Marnier, Marie Brizard, Patron Citronge and all those should work just fine. The cheap stuff can really ruin it...ruin everything, for what it's worth...
Comment by susanne.aldridge on 2013-03-15 17:20:23
Very Refreshing... I put 2 drops of Angostura Bitters in... not sure if a dash=1 drop but that seemed to taste good :)
Comment by colonel on 2011-06-01 12:40:27
Added by Shaun on 2010-02-28 19:56:36
Last updated on 2011-01-23 11:12:10