Cocktail recipe1 Cocktail PT3M
According to legend, the drink was originally created when sailors with the Royal Navy demanded something to mix with their doctor-mandated bitters. This drink is only accurate if true Plymouth Gin is used. Plymouth Gin is a sweet gin that can only be distilled in Plymouth, on the coast of England. For an even more potent Pink Gin, use the Plymouth Navy Strength Gin, which boasts 57% alcohol.
Variations of this drink involve increasing or decreasing the amount of bitters used. For example: add the bitters, swirl it around the cup, and pour it out again.
Actor Alec Guinness orders a pink gin in the film "Raise the Titanic" where he instructs the bartender: "and don't skimp on the Angostura."
- 4cl Gin4cl Gin4cl Gin
- 4 or moredash Angostura Bitter4 or moredash Angostura Bitter4 or moredash Angostura Bitter
Found In Lists
Notice an error? Let us know
Thankyou for your email, we'll look at the issue as soon as we can.
Activity on this cocktail
Add to a list
You need to be a member in create and edit lists. Register here
Already a member? Login.
Add to basket
- 4cl GinGin ()
- 4 or moredash Angostura BitterAngostura Bitter ()
Add to My Bar
- 4cl GinGin
- 4 or moredash Angostura BitterAngostura Bitter