World Gin Day: Top 5 Gin Cocktails
World Gin Day: Top 5 Gin Cocktails
The country is firmly in the middle of a gin-aissance, and with gin reigning supreme at Cocktails in the City’s event around the UK, here's our favourite gin cocktails from 2019.
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1) Gin Gondola

Mr Foggs, London

We say: rich, spicy and aromatic

40ml Oxley Gin

10ml Martini Riserva Speciale Ambrato

15ml Kings Ginger Liqueur

10ml Agave Syrup

3 drops of Mr Better’s Pineapple and Star Anise Bitters

Shake ingredients with ice in a cocktail shaker and serve in rocks glass over ice, garnish with an orange twist.

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2) The Botanist Brew

Cahoots London

We say: fresh, green and clean

35ml The Botanist Gin

30ml Allotment mix

25ml Lemon juice

5ml Rocket tincture

Elderflower soda top (40ml)

Shake all ingredients except the soda to a cocktail shaker, shake with ice and strain into a rocks glass and top with Elderflower soda.

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2) The Water House Fizz

Created by Lost & Found Leeds

We say: fruity, tangy and slightly sweet

12.5ml Warner Edwards Rhubarb Gin

12.5ml rhubarb liqueur

12.5ml apricot liqueur

12.5ml elderflower syrup

12.5ml lemon juice

Topped with prosecco.

Shake all ingredients except prosecco in a cocktail shaker with ice. Pour into Champagne flute and top with prosecco.

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6) Spring Thaw

Angelica Leeds

We say: refreshing, nostalgic and moreish

35ml No.3 London Dry Gin

20ml Lustau Vermouth Rosé

10ml lychee liqueur

20ml lemon juice

Dash of Peychaud bitters

Top with ginger ale

Rhubarb and ginger foam

Shake your gin, vermouth, lychee liqueur, lemon juice and bitters in a cocktail shaker with ice. Strain into a goblet and top with ginger ale and rhubarb and ginger foam.

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5) Cherry Blossom

Copper Blossom - Edinburgh

We say: fresh, aromatic, complex

25ml Roku Gin

25ml Cherry Heering

25ml Cranberry Juice

12.5ml Lemon Juice

5ml Grenadine

1 Egg White

Shake all ingredients in a cocktail shaker and double strain into a coupette glass.

With only three weeks to go until Liverpool Cocktails in the City we’re sure that our bars are shaking up a gin storm in preparation. If you haven’t got your tickets yet, then get them now: http://bit.ly/2Z3fXZ8

Posted on June 05, 2019 Category Cocktails