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Death in the Gulf Stream


Ernest Hemingway, seemingly always in need of a hangover remedy, created this drink. This drink, according to its maker, “tart and bitter – reviving and refreshing”.


  • Gin – 2 ounces
  • Fresh Lime Juice – 1 1/2 ounces
  • Superfine Sugar – 1/2 tsp
  • Angostura Bitters – 3 to 4 splashes
  • Lime peel spiral


  1. Pour the gin and lime juice into an ice-filled glass.
  2. Add the sugar and bitters and stir to combine.
  3. Twist the lime peel spiral over the drink and drop it in.
  4. Serve.

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