The Florodora cocktail was created circa 1900 to commemorate the Broadway hit of the same name. The “Florodora Sextette” were the six young leading ladies that took New York by storm, each of them marrying men worth seven figures or more in 1900, and this cocktail was created in honor of their beauty.
1.5 oz gin
0.5 oz lime juice
0.5 oz raspberry liqueur
Garnish: lime wedge
Preparation: Build ingredients over ice in a Collins glass. Top with ginger ale and stir briefly to incorporate. Garnish.