Clover Club


The Clover Club cocktail is Philadelphia’s major contribution to mixology.  This classic gin cocktail pre-dates prohibition era and is named after for the Philadelphia men’s club of the same name, which met in the Bellevue-Stratford hotel.





  • 2 ounce gin
  • 1 egg white
  • 1/2 ounce raspberry syrup
  • 1/2 ounce lemon juice

How to prepare The Clover Club Cocktail:

If you don’t have raspberry syrup, you can muddle 4 fresh raspberry with 1/2 ounce of simple syrup.   Combine all the ingredients into a shaker and fill it up with ice.  Shake and strain it into a chilled cocktail glass.  You can garnish it with raspberry or lemon twist.

Recipe by Simon Ford