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Brandy Sling Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Brandy Sling, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Sugar, Water, Lemon Juice, Brandy, or Lemon Peel, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

Brandy Sling Cocktail Description

The Brandy Sling falls under the Ordinary Drink and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Old-fashioned glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

Discover the allure of Brandy Sling, a blend that harmoniously combines 5 ingredients including Sugar, Water, Lemon juice, Brandy, Lemon peel. It’s a cocktail that embodies both complexity and balance, inviting connoisseurs and novices alike to explore its depths. Similar cocktails, such as Izayoi, Doctor, Glogg #1, await your discovery.

Brandy Sling Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Brandy Sling, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 1 teaspoon superfine Sugar
  • 2 teaspoon Water
  • 1 oz Lemon juice
  • 2 oz Brandy
  • 1 twist of Lemon peel
  • 1 teaspoon superfine Sugar
  • 2 teaspoon Water
  • 30 ml Lemon juice
  • 59 ml Brandy
  • 1 twist of Lemon peel

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make a Brandy Sling Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the Brandy Sling cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by vigorously shaking the following ingredients: 1 tsp superfine Sugar, 2 tsp Water, 1 oz Lemon juice, 2 oz Brandy, 1 twist of Lemon peel. Once blended to perfection, pour into the old-fashioned glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Brandy Sling Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
500.0 0.0 125.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Brandy Sling are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the Brandy Sling Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Sugar, Water, Lemon Juice, Brandy, and Lemon Peel.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Brandy Sling.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Brandy Sling cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Sugar 689 times 4.21%
Water 321 times 1.96%
Lemon Juice 1212 times 7.41%
Brandy 500 times 3.06%
Lemon Peel 135 times 0.83%

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Brandy Sling FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Brandy Sling Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Brandy Sling.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Brandy Sling?
  • A: The ingredients include Sugar, Water, Lemon Juice, Brandy, and Lemon Peel, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Brandy Sling cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Old-fashioned glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 464 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 2.84% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Brandy Sling cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the Brandy Sling is the perfect addition to any occasion.