One of the most visually impressive classic cocktails, the Ramos Gin Fizz is all about the dry shake and the extended shaking required to achieve the towering soufflé. While the ingredients may look simple, this drink is a bit of a workout but well worth the effort.
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Add all ingredients except for soda to a cocktail shaker. Shake for as long as you can without ice (at least two or three minutes). Add ice and shake until well chilled. Strain into a Collins glass, adding the soda water at the same time.