Improved Holland Gin Cocktail
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Improved Holland Gin Cocktail
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The Improved Holland Gin Cocktail is a classic variation of the gin cocktail that dates back to the golden age of cocktails. This refined drink is a mix of bold ... more The Improved Holland Gin Cocktail is a classic variation of the gin cocktail that dates back to the golden age of cocktails. This refined drink is a mix of bold and botanical flavors, combining the juniper essence of gin with the herbaceous and slightly anise-flavored absinthe. Sweetness is introduced through a hint of sugar syrup and the nuanced cherry notes of maraschino liqueur, while Angostura bitters contribute a complex layer of spices. The result is a well-balanced and aromatic cocktail that pays homage to traditional mixology. Served in a chilled cocktail glass, often garnished with a twist of lemon zest, this cocktail offers a sophisticated and smooth sipping experience with each ingredient complementing the others to create a timeless and improved take on the gin-based classics.

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Base ingredient
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Absinthe
Garnish
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Lemon
Alcohol content
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40% | 2.4 units *

Cocktail glass

Ingredients

oz
ml
cl
Absinthe cocktail ingredient
Absinthe
Dash Dash Dash
Sugar Syrup cocktail ingredient
Sugar Syrup
Dash Dash Dash
Angostura Bitters cocktail ingredient
Angostura Bitters
Dash Dash Dash
Maraschino cherry liqueur cocktail ingredient
Maraschino cherry liqueur
Dash Dash Dash
Gin cocktail ingredient
Gin
60ml 2oz 6cl

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Method

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Pour all ingredients into a mixing glass with ice cubes
Stir to cool and mix, before straining into a chilled cocktail glass
Garnish with a lemon zest twist and serve

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