The Gin Sling truly is an "old school" cocktail, dating as far back as 1785. But a Gin Sling isn't just a cocktail, it's a piece of history. As a matter of fact, after a few Gin Slings, you'll be considered a "historian" is some circles. Sort of...
1.5 ounces of Gin
1 ounce of Sweet Vermouth
1 ounce of Simple Syrup
The juice of half a lemon
A few drops of Angostura Bitters
Club Soda to top off
Lemon spiral for garnish
Add the Gin, Sweet Vermouth, Simple Syrup, Lemon Juice & Bitters into a shaker with ice.
Strain into a highball glass with fresh ice.
Top off with Club Soda.
Taste the history!