“This classic cocktail is said to have originated in New York's prohibition era hot-spot, the Twenty One Club. A longer version was a favourite of the Southside mobsters of Chicago.”
- 45mL Four Pillars Navy Strength Gin
- 20mL lime juice
- 10mL sugar syrup
- 8 mint leaves
- Combine ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice (reserve one mint leaf to garnish).
- Shake vigorously, and strain into a chilled coupette.
- Then garnish with a bruised mint leaf (to release oils).