Named after the club where it was created, the Pegu Club is a classic cocktail that is simple and delicious.
1 1/2 ounces Venus Gin Blend No. 01
3/4 ounce fresh lime juice
1/2 ounce orange simple syrup*
2 dashes Angostura bitters
Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake and serve up with an orange twist.
*Orange simple syrup
Combine sugar and water in a saucepan over medium high heat, 1:1 ratio. Add zest from 1 orange and stir until sugar is dissolved. Immediately remove from heat and strain into a sealable container. Store refrigerated.