Cocktail & Other Recipes By Spirit Gin Cocktails

Smuggler’s Cove Straits Sling

You don't need a pegleg, a parrot or a tri-cornered hat to enjoy this drink.


  • 1/4 oz Bénédictine
  • 1/2 oz Cherry Heering
  • 1 1/2 oz Plymouth gin
  • 3/4 oz Lemon juice
  • 1/2 oz Demerara syrup (one part demerara sugar, one part water)
  • 1 dash Orange bitters
  • 1 dash Angostura bitters
  • 2 oz Club soda
  • Garnish: 1 None Lemon slice


  1. Add all the ingredients except the club soda to a mixing glass and fill with ice.

  2. Stir, and strain into a Collins glass filled with fresh ice.

  3. Top with the club soda and garnish with a lemon slice.