Where can I drink a Singapore Sling?

Where can I get Singapore Sling in Singapore?

Raffles Long Bar at the Raffles Hotel is the birthplace of Singapore Sling, the most famous cocktail in town. It’s a must-do for anyone visiting Singapore. This old-fashioned bar usually gets packed by night with people enjoying the fruity concoction with a handful of peanuts.

What does a Singapore Sling taste like?

The Singapore Sling looks like a glass of Koolaid, and it tastes fruity, so the alcohol effects can sneak up on unsuspecting drinkers. That makes it a stealth drink.

Why is it called a Singapore Sling?

Raffles Hotel is home to the Long Bar, which is where the hotel claims that Ngiam Tong Boon, a talented Hainanese bartender, created the Singapore Sling in 1915. At the time it was considered a socially acceptable ‘punch’ for ladies to drink in public.

How much does a Singapore Sling cost?

The Singapore slings at Raffles Hotel costs $30 Singapore Dollars which is around £16 or $20 USD! It’s probably the most I’ve spent on a cocktail in South East Asia and blew my backpacking budget out of the water.

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Where is the best Singapore Sling?

The best Singapore Slings

  • Tess Bar & Kitchen. …
  • Court Martial Bar. …
  • Cable Car 1890’s Saloon. Bars and pubs Orchard. …
  • Photo: Ulso Tsang. Post Bar. …
  • Manhattan. Bars and pubs Cocktail bars Orchard. …
  • Photograph: Lantern. Lantern. …
  • CÉ LA VI. Bars and pubs Marina Bay. …
  • Photograph: Raffles Hotel Singapore. Long Bar.


Why do you throw peanut shells on the floor in Raffles?

The tradition was to throw the nuts on the wooden floor to help with clearing the dust. The bar is now open again, although the floors are now mostly tiled.

How much alcohol is in a Singapore Sling?

The Singapore sling is a lovely fruit punch that’s relatively easy on the alcohol. Despite all the variables, it typically mixes up to about 15 percent ABV (30 proof), which is average for highball drinks.

What is the hardest drink to make?

Hardest Cocktails to Make

  • Mojito. …
  • Martini. …
  • Mai Tai. …
  • Bloody Mary. …
  • Long Island Iced Tea. …
  • Margarita. …
  • Daiquiri. …
  • Manhattan. The Manhattan is one of my personal favorite cocktails, and it’s one of the all time hardest cocktails to make.

How many calories are in a Singapore Sling?

There are approximately 225 calories in one serving of Singapore Sling (Raffles Formula).

What is the national drink of Singapore?

The Singapore Sling is a gin-based sling cocktail from Singapore. It was created before 1915 by Chinese-born Ngiam Tong Boon (Chinese: 严崇文; pinyin: Yán Chóng-Wén) at the Long Bar in Raffles Hotel, Singapore, and is considered the national cocktail.

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Which gin is best for Singapore Sling?

Best Gin For a Singapore Sling

An inexpensive option such as a Gordon’s is perfectly fine (it is a common well gin that’s great for mixed drinks). Beefeater is another option that’s a step up in taste and yet not much more expensive.

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Is there a dress code for Raffles Singapore?

Thank you for your question and the interest to visit Long Bar. The dress code for Long Bar is casual, only pool attire is not permitted. … Wear casual resort style and you will fit right in!!

How much is Singapore Sling at Long Bar?

From 07 January to 31 March 2021, Raffles Hotel Singapore is offering an exclusive Original Singapore Sling (S$35++) promotion where guests can choose between an additional complimentary Original Singapore Sling (so you are essentially getting two for the price of one) or a snack of their choice from the Asian-inspired …

How much is high tea at Raffles Singapore?

It is exquisitely created to take guests on a cultural mind trip while enjoying the tranquillity of English afternoon tea. This is available from 3:30pm to 5:30pm everyday at S$58++ per Adult and S$30.50++ per Child ages 6 to 12 years old. Do note that our menu and prices may change without notice.

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