Leatherneck Cocktail

Invented by a former Marine named Frank Farrell. An odd drink of an odd color.
2 oz Blended whiskey
34 oz Blue Curaçao
12 oz Lime juice
1 sli Lime (wheel, as garnish)
Add all to shaker, add ice, and shake vigorously. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with a lime wheel.
Blended whiskey is recommended here, e.g.: Crown Royal, Seagram's 7, Canadian Club.
First appeared in Bottom's Up by Ted Saucier in 1951.
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