Delilah Cocktail recipe

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Delilah Cocktail recipe

White lady Known as the Delilah and the White Lady, the Chelsea Sidecar, and the Brooklyn Bar, the cocktail is well revered and sometimes forgotten. In addition to being delightful and simple, it is also one of the superb recipes to be found in the Sidecar family of cocktails. Some of the most popular cocktail recipes resembling sidecars include the Margarita (tequila) and the Boston Sidecar (brandy and rumTheyhey contain base liquor, orange liqueur, and citrus fr based on a very simple and fundamental formula. You will be using gin, Cointreau, and lemon in the Delilah. The key to a good sour cocktail is finding the right balance between sweet and sour. This cocktail is wonderful when made with a high-quality gin and fresh lemon juice. Try some of the artisan gins because they have very pleasing bouquets.

Choosing a Great White lady Gin

It is possible to have a different White Lady every time you drink it depending on the gin you choose. You can play around with the cocktail to achieve the desired results. As well as serving as a great recipe for testing new bottles of gin, it can also be relied upon while exploring new cocktails. For a White Lady stronger than the rest, choose a traditional London dry gin like Beefeater, Tanqueray, or Martin Miller. Try a bottle of Aviation or Hendrick’s when you’re in the mood for something a bit more delicate. They are all readily available and must be on the list of brands for gin lovers to know. For those times when you want to try something new, there will be a wide range of options available. In a bottle from The Botanist you’ll get a fascinating range of Scottish botanicals, including Bloom, which is truly a garden in a glass. Make sure you check out the American craft gins, too. Among them are St. George Spirits and Leopold Bros. The US is home to two distilleries that are competing against European gins on this style of liquor. It may be worthwhile to contact your local distillery to see if they’re currently creating a gin that you’ve never heard of. The best choice for a gin cocktail is to pair it with Cointreau or an orange liqueur of comparable quality, and make sure your lemon juice is fresh. If you want to enjoy a White Lady, buy the best and pour it right in your glass.

Cocktail strength (from 1 to 10 scale)

The strength of Delilah Cocktail recipe is 5 out of 10.



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Nutrition (calories per serving)

The estimated calories of Delilah Cocktail recipe is 166 calories per serving.

Preparation time (minutes)

The time it takes to create Delilah Cocktail recipe is 3 minutes.

Tools needed

  • A jigger
  • Cocktail Shaker
  • Strainer
  • An iced beverage spoon
  • The Muddler
  • Channel Knife


  • Cocktail Glass

Ingredients (ML/OZ)

  • A gin and triple sec cocktail
  • 3/4 ounces of premium vodka
  • 3/4 ounces of lemon juice.

Steps to Make It

  • The ingredients need to be gathered.
  • Pour the gin, triple sec, and lemon juice into a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake well.
  • Shake well and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
  • It's time to serve and enjoy.

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