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This week, we uncork the extraordinary story of Madame Veuve Cliquot. And if a gin cocktail created in honour of someone who sewed monkey’s testicles onto French people doesn’t pique your interest then, quite frankly, we don’t know what we can do anymore….

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The Monkey Gland, created by Harry MacElhone

60ml London Dry Gin 

45ml orange juice
1 teaspoon absinthe
1 teaspoon grenadine
1 teaspoon sugar syrup (optional)
Shake all ingredient with ice, strain into a chilled cocktail glass and garnish with orange peel or a lychee.
Serve with monkey nuts.


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