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What is a singapore sling?
This balanced and deliciously refreshing cocktail is a complex blend of gin, cherry brandy, Benedictine, bitters, lime, Cointreau and pineapple juice. It’s thought to have been invented by Ngiam Tong Boon at the Long Bar in Raffles hotel in Singapore in the early 20th century, as a variant on the gin sling.
Singapore sling ingredients
Balance out the sweet and fruity notes in this cocktail by using a juniper-forward or herbaceous gin. We’ve tried and tested the best gins here, check out the results. Do make sure you use fresh fruit juices for this recipe.
As it’s a long drink with plenty of ice, a singapore sling is best served in a highball glass.
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Singapore sling recipe
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