Serve in aCoupe glass
Lemon zest twist
How to make:
SHAKE all ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.
|2 fl oz||Rutte Dry Gin|
|1/2 fl oz||Lemon juice (freshly squeezed)|
|5/12 fl oz||Giffard Orgeat Syrup|
|1 dash||Angostura Aromatic Bitters|
Difford's Guide remains free-to-use thanks to the support of the brands in green above.
Almond and lemon flavoured gin. Subtle, citrusy and (despite generous orgeat) dry.
This old classic was originally made to an 8:4:4 formula, but in his 1948 The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks David A. Embury's opts for an 8:2:1 formula, describing the original formulation as "horrible". I've ended up with a 24:6:5 formula in the quest for balance and deliciousness. Not nearly as simple but tastier!
There are approximately 176 calories in one serving of Army & Navy.