Maiden’s Prayer Cocktail

Maiden's Prayer Cocktail
Table of Contents

The Maiden’s Prayer cocktail is a classic drink that was originally created in 1930 and was published in The Savoy Cocktail Book, which was written by Harry Craddock. This refreshing and light drink is made with gin, Angostura bitters, orange liqueur, orange juice, and lemon juice. With its bright citrus notes and floral aroma, the Maiden’s Prayer Cocktail is perfect for sipping on a hot summer day or for serving at your next gathering.

Maiden’s Prayer Cocktail Recipe

  1. 40 ml Gin

  2. 22 ml Cointreau

  3. 15 ml Orange juice

  4. 15 ml Lemon juice

  5. 1-2 dashes of Angostura bitters

  6. Ice

  7. Garnish: Orange slice

maiden's prayer drink

How to Make the Maiden’s Prayer Cocktail

  1. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice and add gin, Cointreau, orange juice, lemon juice, and 2 dashes of Angostura bitters.

  2. Shake for 10-15 seconds, until chilled.

  3. Strain into a coupe or martini glass.

  4. Garnish with an orange slice.