Posted: February 28, 2015 in Cocktails, drink recipes, Drinks, Food, MARTINI, mixology, Recipes
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It’s not a Leap Year this year (next year is), but that doesn’t mean we should wait another year for a taste of a Leap Year Cocktail.

This special drink was created in 1928 by Harry Craddock, who worked at the American Bar in London at that time.

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2 oz. gin

1/2 oz. Grand Marnier

1/2 oz. sweet vermouth

1/4 oz. fresh lemon juice


Combine all the ingredients with ice in a cocktail shaker and shake vigorously for 30 seconds. Pour into a chilled martini glass and garnish with a twist of lemon.


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