Old-Fashioned Holland Gin Cocktail
Ingredient: sugarWhat it is: Additive
Ingredient: iceWhat it is: Additive
Ingredient: Angostura bittersWhat it is: Bitters
Ingredient: lemonWhat it is: Fruit
Ingredient: gin (Jenever)Also Known As: Holland gin, , Dutch gin, Genever What it is: Gin
Also called Holland Gin or Genever, it is a juniper-flavored and strongly alcoholic traditional liquor of the Netherlands, Belgium and Northern France, from which gin evolved.
Crush a small lump of sugar in a whiskey-glass containing a little water, add a lump of ice, two dashes of Angostura bitters, a small piece of lemon peel, one jigger Holland gin. Mix with small bar-spoon. Serve.