This classic cocktail was inspired by Dr. Thomas More, hero of Walker Percy's novel, "Love in Ruins". The key to the cocktail's rich texture is the egg white: be sure to use a very fresh, high-quality egg, and to shake it with cracked ice rather than whole cubes to help with the aeration.
The Silver Fizz Cocktail Recipe
2 oz London dry gin
1 oz Lemon juice
1 tsp. superfine sugar
1 egg white
Add all ingredients except club soda into a cocktail shaker filled with ice and shake until chilled. Strain into a Collins glass and fill up with club soda. Serve with a stirring rod.