- The gin-based Singapore Sling was created at Raffles Hotel in 1915
- The hotel's F&B team was looking for a new gin for the drink when Sam Galsworthy, co-founder of Sipsmith artisan gin, approached
- Galsworthy is the descendant of Sir Stamford Raffles, founder of Singapore and after whom the hotel was named
- The new version of Singapore Sling Raffles 1915 will be available from November
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Singapore (CNN)Some drinks just don't have staying power.