Categories: Mixed Drinks
An alcoholic drink made with lemon juice, powdered sugar and a liquor such as brandy, gin, vodka or whiskey. Slings are usually served in an old-fashioned glass, but occasionally they're served in a tall glass and topped off with soda water as in the singapore sling.
From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.