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Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabeth
Image: / Tim Nusog

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


  • 1 1/2 ounces dry vermouth
  • 3/4 ounce Bénédictine
  • 3/4 ounce lime juice, freshly squeezed


  1. Add all ingredients into a shaker with ice and shake until well-chilled.

  2. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.