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Sleeping Sickness

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Ingredients (5)

  • Sloe Gin
  • Raspberry Brandy
  • Vodka (Optional)
  • Ginger Brandy
  • Ginger Ale

This sounds a bit rough around the edges, but its been in constant use since the 60s.

Some have defined this as a college drink, or even a lady’s drink. It is a little sweet, a bit fruity, and goes down way to smoothly I.E. the name Sleeping Sickness.
The recipes expands nicely. I have made it using liters as the base measurement as well as shots.
The inspiration(s) came from the early dating years of myself and my Brother.


  1. Combine equal parts of the spirits.
  1. Add 2 parts ginger ale.
  1. Serve over ice.
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