Army & Navy

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Serve in

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

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

Garnish:

Lemon zest twist

Comment:

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

About:

This old classic was originally made to an 8:4:4 formula but we have borrowed this 8:2:1 formula from David A. Embury's 1948 'Fine Art of Mixing Drinks' (he describes the original formulation as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