The Charlie Chaplin Cocktail


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A cocktail inspired by Sir Charles Spencer “Charlie” Chaplin. Drink it in silence or with piano accompaniment.

 

Ingredients:

  • 1 oz. apricot brandy
  • 1 oz. sloe gin
  • 1 oz. fresh lime juice
  • lime peel for garnish

 

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Make like a Manhattan socialite with this classy cocktail. Chill the glasses in the freezer beforehand for an ice-cold tipple à la Sex and the City.

Ingredients:

  • 35ml/1½fl oz vodka
  • 15ml/½fl oz orange liqueur
  • squeeze fresh lime juice
  • 25ml/1fl oz cranberry juice
  • twist orange peel, to garnish

Preparation method:

  • Place the vodka, orange liqueur, lime juice and cranberry juice into a cocktail shaker and fill with ice. Shake hard and then strain into a coupe glass or small Martini glass.
  • Hold the piece of orange peel over the glass and carefully flame with a match. Garnish the cocktail with the flamed orange peel and serve.

 

Source : BBC Food Recipes