Singapore Sling Raffles
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Singapore sling raffles. The singapore sling widely regarded as the national drink was first created in 1915 by raffles bartender ngiam tong boon. I make this live on simply singapore a youtube live series i used to run. An exceptionally smooth vibrant liquor with sweet tart citrusy flavours of raffles. Singapore sling at the long bar raffles hotel singapore.
The foam top to the drink is made by vigorously shaking the mix. Primarily a gin based cocktail the singapore sling also contains pineapple juice lime juice curacao and benedictine. The creation of the singapore sling and its enduring. Made of gin cherry brandy and benedictine with a dash of bitters and cointreau and finished.
The original recipe includes gin benedictine cherry brandy and fresh pineapple juice. In the hotels museum visitors may view the safe in which mr. By the 1980s in some countries like the united states of america the singapore sling was often little more than gin bottled sweet and sour and grenadine but showing very little relationship to the recipe used elsewhere under the same name. Top notes of tropical pineapple and cherries followed by nuances of citrusy sweet notes.
Singapore sling the famous cocktail itself was developed in 1913 by ngiam tong boon the bartender at raffles hotel. Primarily a gin based cocktail the singapore sling also contains pineapple juice lime juice curacao and benedictine. The iconic singapore sling widely regarded as the national drink of the country was first created at raffles singapore in 1915 by hainanese bartender ngiam tong boon. In 1887 the first raffles hotel opened in singapore and since then has set the standard in hospitality for luxury hotels throughout.
All suite accommodation newly restored all 115 of our beautifully appointed suites feature state of the art technology redesigned bathrooms and pampering amenities. Singapore sling singapore sling an iconic name in cocktail folklore and probably one of the most messed around messed up and bastardised drinks in mixology history. The singapore sling widely regarded as the national drink was first created in 1915 by raffles bartender ngiam tong boon. The singapore sling has always been synonymous with raffles hotel in singapore.