Orange Blossom

Orange Blossom Cocktail

Base Spirit: Gin

Type: Classics

Served: Neat/Up

Preparation: Shaken

Strength: Medium

Difficulty: Medium

Flavor Profile: Fruity/Citrus-forward

About the Orange Blossom Cocktail

During Prohibition, the simple gin-and-orange-juice Orange Blossom tipple was a big hit among illicit imbibers. The recipe, which is very similar to a Screwdriver, was a perfect way to disguise booze. Try one for yourself to find out why it was such a hit with the flapper set.

Ingredients in the Orange Blossom Cocktail

  • 1.5 oz Gin
  • 1.5 oz Sweet vermouth (optional)
  • 1.5 oz Orange juice

Garnish: Orange wheel

Glass: Cocktail

How to make the Orange Blossom Cocktail

Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake, and strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with an orange wheel.

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