Chocolate Soldier – Recipe from the ‘Old Waldorf Bar Guide’


2/3 Nicholsons gin

1/3 dubonnet

Dash of lime juice


This is a great little drink, it’s essentially a more powerful Zaza only with a dash of lime juice added and it works beautifully. The Dubonnet does bring light chocolate flavours to the drink, and I think the lime juice of all things helps bring these flavours out. The lime also lifts the drink, it pairs nicely with the bitterness in the Dubonnet and balances any sweetness from this, making this a delightful little drink, especially for a warm (almost) summers evening with a friend outside at Goat….