Elderflower Martini

Elderflower Martini recipe - St. Germain's, Bombay Sapphire Gin, Dry Vermouth, Lime

The Elderflower Martini takes your standard martini recipe and adds touches of St. Germain's elderflower liqueur and lime. The citrus and herb notes of the traditional martini are rounded out by the full-bodied light sweetness of the elderflower. This is a drink to enjoy while relaxing, even … [Read more...]

Jubilee cocktail

Jubilee cocktail recipe - Tequila, Gin, Vodka, Blue Curacao, Lemon, Club Soda

The Jubilee cocktail features three white liquors, some blue curacao for color, lemon, sugar and club soda for the bubbles. It's a fun color, it has fun bubbles, and it tastes mainly like lemon and orange, so it's an easy drink to love. And that makes it a great drink for parties, especially … [Read more...]

English Rose Cocktail

English Rose Cocktail recipe - Apricot Brandy, Gin, Vermouth, Grenadine, Lemon

The English Rose Cocktail is gorgeous as well as tasty. It contrasts the sweetness of apricot brandy and grenadine with gin, dry vermouth and lemon. The result is a tart-sweet flavor that's nicely complex but still easy to like. The look of this drink makes it great for Christmas or Valentine's … [Read more...]

Orange Oasis

Orange Oasis drink recipe - Cherry Brandy, Gin, Ginger Ale, Orange Juice

The Orange Oasis cocktail features a healthy dose of orange juice with a standard serving of gin, some cherry brandy, and a fill-up with ginger ale. The result is sweet, spicy and fruity. The other ingredients in this drink mellow out the tartness of the orange juice, making it a great choice … [Read more...]

Gin Daisy

Gin Daisy drink recipe - Gin, Lemon, Sugar, Grenadine

The Gin Daisy cocktail blends gin with lemon juice, sugar and some grenadine. The result is mostly citrus with a touch of sweetness and some berry notes. This drink improves with a better quality gin. It's good with a moderate quality one, but going top shelf makes a noticeable difference. … [Read more...]

Sun Of A Beach

Sun of a Beach drink recipe - Midori, Gin, Orange Juice

The Sun Of A Beach cocktail has a fun visual effect: the Midori sinks to the bottom whether you pour it first or last, so there's a green ring around the bottom and orange above. The taste of this one is a tangy, sweet blend of orange and melon. It's suitable as a breakfast or brunch drink, … [Read more...]

Silver Cocktail

Silver Cocktail - gin, vermouth, maraschino liqueur, bitters

The Silver Cocktail is actually more of a pinkish or reddish color, but who cares? It mixes gin, dry vermouth and maraschino liqueur with a touch of simple syrup and orange bitters. This drink tastes like cherry and citrus with hints of spice. It has a warming effect, which makes it a very … [Read more...]

Polo Cocktail

Polo Cocktail recipe - Gin, Lemon, Orange

The Polo Cocktail is mostly gin with just a little bit of orange and lemon juices. These brings out the citrus notes in the gin. The overall flavor here is definitely citrus. I like a gin like Hendrick's for this one, because it already has prominent citrus notes. This is a refreshing, tart … [Read more...]