Old Etonian
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Old Etonian
Cocktail recipe

Rating

3.34 / 5
An Old Etonian is a gin cocktail which enjoyed great popularity in London, circa 1925. The cocktail takes its name from Eton College and from the college's alumni, who are ... more An Old Etonian is a gin cocktail which enjoyed great popularity in London, circa 1925. The cocktail takes its name from Eton College and from the college's alumni, who are often referred to as Old Etonians.
Base ingredient
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Gin
Alcohol content
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28.5% | 2.57 units *

Cocktail glass

Ingredients

oz
ml
cl
Gin cocktail ingredient
Gin
45ml 1½oz 4.5cl
Creme de Noyaux cocktail ingredient
Creme de Noyaux
Dash Dash Dash
Orange Bitters cocktail ingredient
Orange Bitters
Dash Dash Dash
Lillet Blanc cocktail ingredient
Lillet Blanc
45ml 1½oz 4.5cl

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Method

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker with ice
Shake well for 10-15 seconds or until the outside of the shaker becomes frosted
Strain into a chilled cocktail glass, garnish with an orange peel and serve
~ The official recipe uses créme de noyaux, but amaretto can be used as a good substitute. ~

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