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Sip like an old-time Las Vegan with the Kick in the Head cocktail

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September 09, 2019 By Janna Karel

Bar Prohibition at the Golden Gate pays tribute to Las Vegas history with drinks named after bootleggers and Lady Luck. 

The bar was a popular hangout of Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr. and Dean Martin during the Rat Pack era. Sip like an old-time Las Vegan with the Kick in the Head cocktail.

Ingredients

  • 1 ounce Bombay Dry gin
  • ¾ ounce Grand Marnier
  • 1 ounce pineapple juice
  • Juice of half a lemon
  • Ginger beer

Garnish

  • Lemon peel

Directions

Add ingredients except ginger beer to a shaker tin with ice. Shake and strain over fresh ice. Top with ginger beer. Garnish with a lemon peel.


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