Four Thirst-Quenching Cocktails To Make This Summer

There’s nothing quite like a good refreshing cocktail on a Summer day. When it comes to creating alcoholic drinks of any sort however, my skills are fairly lacking. I’ve always wanted to be able to make professional quality cocktails and luckily Hendricks Gin let us in in some of their favourite cocktails for Summer plus how to make them. Cheers!

1. Floradora

Ingredients:

50 ml Hendrick’s Gin

25ml fresh lime juice

15ml raspberry syrup

Topped with ginger beer

Method:

Shake all except ginger beer and strain into ice filled hi ball. Top with ginger beer.

Garnish:

Lime wedge and raspberry.

Glass:

Hi ball.

2. Chelsea Rose

Ingredients:

50ml Hendrick’s Gin

15ml St German Elderflower liqueur

1ooml cloudy apple juice

4 fresh raspberries

Method:

Build all in hi ball over plenty of cubed ice, churn.

Garnish:

Raspberry and cucumber.

Glass:

Rocks, tea cup.

3. Summer Punch

Ingredients:

200 ml Hendrick’s Gin

60 ml lemon juice

25 ml Maraschino liqueur

30 ml St Germain Elder-flower liqueur

400 ml apple juice

15 ml Loveage cordial

Method:

Combine all in punch bowl and fill with fresh Summer fruits.

Garnish:

Summer fruits.

Glass:

Teacup, punch.

4. Bramble

Ingredients:

50 ml Hendrick’s Gin

20 ml fresh lemon juice

12.5 ml sugar syrup

5ml Creme De Cassis

Method:

Build all in rocks glass over crushed ice. Churn, stack ice and drizzle Cassis.

Garnish:

Blackberry and lemon wedge.

Glass:

Rocks.

 

 

 

 

Image Credits: @hendricksgin