Servir emCopo Collins
Lemon, orange & strawberry slices, mint sprig & borage
POUR all ingredients into glass. Half fill glass with ice. Add a citrus slice and a couple of mint leaves from garnish before filling to brim with ice. Finish with rest of garnish.
|5/6 fl oz||Straight rye whiskey (100 proof / 50% alc./vol.)|
|5/6 fl oz||Orange Curaçao liqueur|
|5/6 fl oz||Martini Rosso sweet vermouth|
|2 dash||Angostura Aromatic Bitters|
|1 2/3 fl oz||Thomas Henry Ginger Ale|
|1 2/3 fl oz||Coca-Cola|
Whisky works brilliantly in a fruit cup, arguably even better than gin. The spice and robustness of American rye whiskey adds a pleasing backbone to this long refreshing summery cocktail.
Created in June 2017 by yours truly at the Cabinet Room, London, England. For more recipes and history see Fruit Cups and Pimm's.