World Gin Day: Three fruity gin cocktails to try
Get your weekend off to a start with these cocktails
World Gin Day is exactly a week away, and we’ve put together some cocktail recipes to make at home. From a mango cooler to one that uses pineapple juice, here are some interesting drinks to make your weekend eventful.
BEEFEATER MANGO COOLER
60 ml Beefeater dry gin
60 ml mango puree
25 ml lemon juice
Soda to top
1 fresh mango / orange wedge
Collins / High ball
Shake the gin, mango puree and lemon juice in a shaker with ice.
Pour into a tall glass filled with ice.
Top with soda, stir and garnish with fresh mango.
BEEFEATER PINA TONIC
60 ml Beefeater London Dry Gin
30 ml pineapple juice
10 ml lemon juice
Top with tonic water
1 wedge fresh pineapple
High ball / Collins
Fill a tall glass with ice.
Pour the gin, lemon juice and pineapple juice over the ice and stir briefly.
Top with tonic water, stir and garnish with fresh pineapple.
BEEFEATER & IT
45 ml Beefeater London Dry Gin
30 ml Martini Rosso / sweet vermouth
1 dash orange bitters / bitters
Orange peel / orange half moon
Old fashioned / rocks / whisky glass
Stir all the ingredients with ice.
Strain into a chilled old fashioned glass filled with ice.
Garnish with orange peel or half a moon.