Kamikaze
Kamikaze

Kamikaze

Vodka + Citrus liqueur + Lime juice
Difficulty Level
Captivating
Strength
Very strong
Type of glass
Old-fashioned glass
Utensils
Ice strainer, Shaker
Ingredients
  • 45 ml (1 1/2 oz.) vodka
  • 30 ml (1 oz.) citrus liqueur
  • 30 ml (1 oz.) lime juice
  • Ice cubes
  • 1 lime wedge
Preparation
In a shaker
Preparation

Combine the vodka, citrus liqueur and lime juice in a shaker filled with ice cubes.

Shake vigorously for 8 to 10 seconds.

Strain into an old-fashioned glass containing a few ice cubes, using an ice strainer.

Garnish with the lime wedge.

Did you know:

The story has it that this cocktail was invented in Japan's Yokosuka naval base (near Tokyo) when the country was under American occupation. In Japanese, kamikaze means «divine wind.»

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