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Queen Elizabeth

queen elizabeth cocktail
Image: / Tim Nusog

This early post-Prohibition concoction from Philadelphia is named for its creator's wife, not the monarch.


  • 1 1/2 oz Dry vermouth (Noilly Prat)
  • 3/4 oz Bénédictine
  • 3/4 oz Fresh lime juice


  1. Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice.

  2. Shake, and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.