How to Make a Pink Lady Cocktail

The Pink Lady Cocktail is a classic drink that was gained fame in the Prohibition era of the 20th century. This amazing gin-based cocktail has made a surprising comeback during the recent years and is among the well-liked cocktails in the world.

This wonderful cocktail has a unique light blush color enhanced by the dashes of grenadine. As the name of the drink itself shows, it was one of the first “girly drinks” in the world. Now, the guys who know the art of making a Pink Lady Cocktail have a golden chance to impress their ladies. However, if you do not know how to make it then it is still not a problem as you just have to go through the very simple steps given below and to make your own Pink Lady Cocktail.

Do not waste time, show your bartending skills and delight your girl with this amazing cocktail!

Preparation Time: 2 to 5 minutes
Serving Size: 02
Utensils: Cocktail Shaker, Cocktail Glass


– (1 jigger) grenadine
– (1 jigger) apple brandy
– (1 jigger) lemon juice
– 2 egg whites
– (2 ½ jiggers) gin
– (½ cup) ice cubes or cracked ice


  • 1

    Place ½ cup of ice cubes in a clean cocktail shaker.

  • 2

    Pour 1 jigger of grenadine, 1 jigger of apple brandy, 1 jigger of lemon juice, 2 egg whites and 2 ½ jiggers of  gin into the shaker.

  • 3

    Now, seal the lid of the cocktail shaker properly and shake it vigorously for 20 seconds until all ingredients mix completely and form a foamy surface.

    Note: The key to this amazing pinkish cocktail is to shake it longer than you would most other drinks in order to make sure all ingredients are mixed well.

  • 4

    Remove the lid of the cocktail shaker and strain the Pink Lady Cocktail into a cocktail glass.

  • 5

    Garnish it with a fresh cherry or a lemon wedge and serve instantly.

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