Wednesday 9 June 2010

The winner is....

1930s Girls About Town said... Happy Birthday!

This is from 1936: Frank Buck's Singapore Gin Sling
(Otherwise known as the "Bring 'Em Back Alive" Cocktail)

1 jigger D.O.M. (Benedictine)
2 jiggers cherry brandy
3 jiggers dry gin
juice of 1 lime
dash of orange bitters
dash of angostura bitters
Add water or soda (as preferred) in amount equal to the above ingredients.
Mix with swizzle stick until foamy.
Add ice chipped fine, and serve

I shall be making the Bring Em back alive shortly.

Here is our celebration drinkies

10 mls Monin Violet syrup
100mls champers

and fresh Guernsey flowers!



  1. That is Thrilling - thank you dolls!
    I happily sent an email the other day, but it came bouncing back just today! My contact info might be on file as a past customer? I bought a Countess dress, am Jill H. in California USA? If not, let me know and I'll figure out another way to get in touch... thank you again!

  2. i don't know why the emails keep bouncing back, i think i'll need to address this :-) xxx

    I'll send you your pressie much love xx