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The story of Raffles Hotel’s iconic Singapore Sling cocktail

Most Singaporeans would have heard of the “Singapore Sling” but do you know the story behind Raffles Hotel’s iconic cocktail?

The Raffles Hotel has just produced an infographic, providing a background to the drink including how it was created to get around a social taboo and that it was locked up in a safe to be kept a secret. It also outlines Raffles’ original recipe and a number of variations of the cocktail.

So for those who are interested to know more about the drink and how to make it, below’s the infographic for your knowledge.

The History of the Singapore Sling

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Raffles Singapore