A Remarkable Find by Jim Slavin

Jim was asked if there was a record of a Cocktail of the Month for November 1955 which was invented to mark the occasion of the start of the Oxford and Cambridge Far East Expedition. Its inventor was President George Baker. And, Jim found the recipe, which is below! The ingredients are in parts of the cocktail, not in cl.

The Gay Explorer

3/6 vodka

2/6 yellow Chartreuse
1/6 fresh lemon juice

Shake ingredients with ice. Strain into a cocktail glass. Serve gaily!

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