Blue Lagoon Drink – How to Make a Blue Lagoon Cocktail

The origin

The Blue Lagoon drink was invented at Harry’s Bar in 1960, when blue curacao appeared on the liqueur market. The Blue Lagoon cocktail is a tribute and a variant of the White Lady, a beverage based on gin, triple sec and lime juice, or even Margarita, a mixture of tequila, triple sec and lime juice.

 

Ingredients

Number of people: 1

  • 4 cl vodka
  • 3 cl blue curaƧao
  • 2 cl of lemon juice

 

Utensils

  • 1 martini glass
  • 1 shaker

 

Preparation

  1. Make the “Blue Lagoon” recipe in a shaker.
  2. Squeeze the juice of half a lemon, add to the shaker with the other ingredients and ice cubes. Knock then pour into the glass while filtering.
    To make it fresher and lighter, first fill the glass with crushed ice.
  3. Serve in a “martini glass” type glass.
  4. A long lime zest.

 

The Blue Lagoon recipe

How to make a Blue Lagoon? Nothing’s easier ! The Blue Lagoon recipe is prepared for the shaker: you just have to incorporate all the ingredients into it and shake for 15 seconds. The only difficulty will be to double filter the mixture.

A piece of advice for decoration: you can cut your lemon zest with tailoring scissors before placing it on your Blue Lagoon cocktail.