|2 fl oz||Rutte Dry Gin|
|1⁄2 fl oz||Freshly squeezed lemon juice|
|1⁄4 fl oz||Giffard Sugar Cane Syrup|
|Top up with||Soda (club soda) or sparkling water|
Sugar balances the citrus juice, the spirit fortifies and the carbonate lengthens.
'Sling' comes from the German word 'schlingen', meaning 'to swallow' and is a style of drink which was popular from the late 1700s.