Maiden's Prayer

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Discerning Drinkers (48 ratings)

Serve in a

Coupe glass

Garnish:

Orange zest twist

How to make:

SHAKE all ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.

1 1/3 fl oz Hayman's London Dry Gin
5/6 fl oz Triple sec liqueur (40% alc./vol.)
1 fl oz Orange juice (freshly squeezed)
1/3 fl oz Lemon juice (freshly squeezed)
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Review:

Fresh, zesty orange with a pleasing touch of alcohol.

History:

Adapted from a recipe in Harry Craddock's 1930 The Savoy Cocktail Book.

MAIDEN'S PRAYER COCKTAIL. (N0. 1.)
1/8 Orange Juice.
1/8 Lemon Juice.
3/8 Cointreau.
3/8 Dry Gin.
SHAKE well and strain into cocktail glass.

MAIDEN'S PRAYER COCKTAIL. (N0. 2.)
1/3 Kina Lillet.
1/3 Dry Gin.
1/6 Calvados.
1/6 Pricota.
SHAKE well and strain into cocktail glass.

Harry Craddock, 1930

Nutrition:

One serving of Maiden's Prayer contains 161 calories.

Alcohol content:

  • 1.5 standard drinks
  • 20.34% alc./vol. (40.68° proof)
  • 21.4 grams of pure alcohol
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