Lime Leaf Sour

Explore the diversity of gin in these four delicious cocktails.


Serves 1
5 lime leaves (save 1 for garnish)
2 x 1-in (2.5 cm) coin of ginger, peeled
1 egg white
2 oz (60 ml) Drumshanbo Gunpowder Irish Gin
¾ oz (22 ml) orgeat (almond syrup)
1 oz (30 ml) lime juice
freshly grated cinnamon, for garnish
1 lime leaf, for garnish


  1. In a cocktail shaker, muddle 4 lime leaves and ginger then combine egg white, gin, orgeat and lime juice. Shake vigorously and fine strain into a chilled cocktail coupe. Garnish with freshly grated cinnamon and lime leaf.
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