One of the last cocktails to be created in New York before the horror that was prohibition.

The Charlie Chaplin Cocktail was created at the Waldorf Astoria Bar, sometime between 1910 and 1919, or it may have been a little earlier. The drink celebrates, of course, Charlie Chaplin and is first written up in the 1931 Old Waldorf Bar Days by A. S. Crockett.

  • Sloe Gin
  • Apricot Liqueur
  • Lime
  • Caster Sugar

In 1916, Mutual signed Charlie Chaplin to a film contract.