Monkey Gland

Description
Gin, Absinthe, Orange juice, Raspberry syrup
Ingredients
1 12ozGin
1 12ozOrange juice
1tAbsinthe
1tRaspberry syrup (or grenadine)
Instructions
Shake, strain, straight up, cocktail glass
History
Original calls for "raspberry or other sweet juice." I assume a syrup was intended. Grenadine is usually used today.
Cocktail summary
Yield
Drink
Year1923
Created byFrank, Ritz bar, Paris, France
AuthenticityAuthentic recipe
Referencehttp://www.artofdrink.com/archive/popular-cocktails/monkey-gland/
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Dan on 06/06/2010

Comments

Dan's picture

Two variants of the Monkey Gland were combined. The other variation called for only 1/2 tsp of Absinthe and Grenadine.

From other users

Following Stew Ellington, added 1/2 tsp rich simple syrup (4 stars)

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