1. Food
Send to a Friend via Email
You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

Millionaire Cocktail No. 1 Recipe

By

Millionaire Cocktail No.1

Millionaire Cocktail No.1

Photo Courtesy: © Shannon Graham

The Millionaire Cocktail is a classic cocktail and one of those that has stood up to the tests of time and been adapted into many forms. This is the original Millionaire Cocktail No. 1 from the Harry Cradock's 1930 Savoy Cocktail Book. It is a lovely mix of sloe gin, apricot brandy and Jamaican rum.

There are quite a few different recipes that specify brands and change the ratio and you will also find a much different Millionaire around which can lead to some confusion.

Prep Time: 3 minutes

Total Time: 3 minutes

Yield: 1 Cocktail

Ingredients:

Preparation:

  1. Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice.
  2. Shake well.
  3. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.

Another Millionaire: "Dry Martini, with Grenadine on top"
-according to The Old Waldorf-Astoria Bar Book

Would you like to receive cocktail tips and recipes every week? Sign up for the free cocktail newsletter and recipe of the week here and get the latest edition sent directly to your email.

  1. About.com
  2. Food
  3. Cocktails
  4. Cocktail Recipes
  5. Rum Cocktail Recipes
  6. Classic Millionaire Cocktail No. 1 Recipe

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.