The Singapore Sling, perhaps the world's most famous cocktail recipe, was invented by a Raffles Hotel barman. Make an authentic replica at home with eight ingredients.
Somewhere just after the turn of the century, Raffles Hotel barman Mr NgiamTong Boon invented a pink cocktail for the colonial ladies – the Singapore Sling. His recipe book was considered so valuable that it was kept locked in a safe.
- Combine the first 7 ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice.
- Shake vigorously and strain into a highball glass.
- Add a dash of bitters, and garnish with a slice of pineapple and cherry.
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