Cocktail & Other Recipes By Spirit Gin Cocktails


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Put summer’s blood oranges to good use in this light citrusy gin drink from Ted Haigh’s 2004 book “Vintage Spirits and Forgotten Cocktails.”


  • 1 1/2 oz London dry gin
  • 1 oz Honey syrup (equal parts honey and water)
  • 3/4 oz Fresh lemon juice
  • 1/4 oz Fresh blood orange juice
  • Garnish: Lemon twist


  1. Pour ingredients into a shaker with ice and shake for 30 seconds.

  2. Fine-strain into a chilled coupe.

  3. Garnish with a lemon twist.