|1 1⁄2 fl oz||Bacardi Carta Oro Rum|
|1⁄2 fl oz||Orange Curaçao liqueur|
|1⁄2 fl oz||Raspberry (framboise) sugar syrup|
|1⁄2 fl oz||Fresh pressed pineapple juice|
|1⁄2 fl oz||Freshly squeezed orange juice|
|1⁄4 fl oz||Freshly squeezed lemon juice|
|1⁄4 fl oz||Freshly squeezed lime juice|
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Slightly sweet and very fruity with raspberry and pineapple to the fore. Made with freshly prepared homemade raspberry syrup (1½:1) this is particularly delicious.
The Knickerbocker Special first appears in Harry Craddock's 1930 The Savoy Cocktail Book. For the full story see our Knickerbocker Cocktails page.