The Communist Recipe

Gin, Cherry Liqueur, Orange Juice, Lemon Juice, Orange Bitters
The Communist

While there's nothing particularly communistic about the Communist cocktail (nor is it even particularly red), this is a great, simple, orange juice-based drink that's sure to be a crown pleaser. This recipe is slightly adjust from the original, so as to reduce a bit of the sourness and add some bitter notes.

Ingredients

1.5 oz gin
0.75 oz cherry liqueur
1.25 oz orange juice
1 oz lemon juice
2 dashes orange bitters

Preparation: How to make The Communist

  1. Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker with ice and shake until chilled.
  2. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass and serve.
The Communist