Army & Navy

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Serve in
a Martini glass...
2 shot Rutte Dry Gin
½ shot Freshly squeezed lemon juice
¼ shot Giffard Orgeat Syrup
½ shot Chilled water(omit if wet ice)
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How to make:

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


Lemon zest twist


Almond and lemon flavoured gin. Subtle, citrusy and dry.


This old classic was originally made to an 8:4:4 formula but we have borrowed this 8:2:1 formula from David A. Embury's 1948 'Fine Art of Mixing Drinks' (he describes the original formulation as "horrible").

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