Dirty Shirley

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  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 25 min
  • Active: 10 min
  • Yield: 1 drink
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6 frozen pitted cherries

4 lime wedges 

2 ounces gin 

1/4 ounce Simple Syrup, recipe follows

3 dashes cherry bitters 

Club soda, for topping

Simple Syrup:

1 cup sugar


  1. Muddle the cherries and lime wedges in a mixing tin. Add the gin, Simple Syrup, bitters and ice and shake. Pour the contents into a glass and top with club soda.

Simple Syrup:

Yield: 1 1/2 cups
  1. Combine the sugar and 1 cup water in a small saucepan and bring to a boil. Cook, stirring, until the sugar dissolves. Remove from the heat and let cool completely. Keep covered in the refrigerator up to 1 month.