Classic Pink Lady Cocktail Recipe

Invented somewhere around the early 1900s this cocktail was named after a broadway show during that time called The Pink Lady. Oddly enough this old time pink cocktail shares a similar history to a more modern pink cocktail, the Cosmopolitan. Both are incredible drinks that became wildly popular during their days but soon after fell from favor as they became associated with being girly drinks. Although the Cosmo and Pink Lady are nothing to mess with. If made right, both of these drinks taste amazing and will lay you out. So if drinking a Pink Lady is girly, then count me one of the girls.

Pink Lady Cocktail
Pink Lady Cocktail

Pink Lady ingredients:

  • 45 mls (1.5 oz) Dry Gin
  • 15 mls (1/2 oz) Apple Brandy
  • 15 mls (1/2 oz) Grenadine
  • 15 mls (1/2 oz) Lemon Juice
  • 15 mls (1/2 oz) Egg White

Combine all ingredients in the shaker. Shake dry for 30 second – egg foams better when not cold. Now add ice to the shaker. Vigorously shake again till the shaker is ice cold and frosted. Strain into glass to remove ice shards

ABV = 24%


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