Supposedly this was J P Morgan’s Alamagoozlum, according to Charles H. Baker, Jr. in the 1939 classic, The Gentleman’s Companion. One wonders about the origin of the name.

This will make three drinks.

Watch Elizabeth’s video of the Alamagoozlum Cocktail.



  • 2 oz genever gin
  • 2 oz water
  • 1 1//2 oz Jamaican rum
  • 1 1/2 oz yellow or green chartreuse
  • 1 1/2 oz simple syrup
  • 1/2 oz orange curacao
  • 1/2 oz Angostura bitters
  • 1/2 egg white


Shake viciously over ice and strain into chilled cocktail glasses




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