the dorchester (gin with luxardo maraschino, lime, and grapefruit)

ingredients
all
4 parts gin
1 part lime
fresh squeezed
3/4 part luxardo maraschino
2 parts grapefruit
fresh squeezed
cookware
We discovered this cocktail at a family dinner Easter weekend 2012 at Slanted Door. Upon first sip, we were amazed at how well-balanced this cocktail was! It’s like the sophisticated cousin of the classic Greyhound.
1
Combine all the ingredients into an ice-filled cocktail shaker.
2
Shake to chill then double strain into serving glass.
source: Charles Phan, The Slanted Door
notes
If measuring in ounces, the proportions above yield 2 cocktails.