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Saturday, 22 August 2015

My Fave Cocktail Recipes!

Remember that thing called summer? The season where we're promised a bit of heat and maybe (if we're lucky) a tan? Nah, me neither.

I've decided to write a post to cheer us all up: A list of my favourite cocktails. Which yes- I understand- are best paired with sunshine and sand, but unless you're lucky enough to be going abroad soon, who needs an excuse to drink them?!

Here are a few of my favourites:


1. Smirnoff Marmalade Collins



Ingredients include:

50 ml Vodka
1tsp Caster Sugar
1tsp Marmalade
25ml Lemon Juice
1 Lemon Wedge
1cup Soda Water




2. Apple Bite Gold



Ingredients include:

50ml Vodka
100ml Lemonade
100ml Apple Juice
1 Lime Wedge



3. Sea Breeze


Ingredients include:

1 part Vodka
3 parts Cranberry Juice
1 part Grapefruit Juice





4. Vodka Sunset


Ingredients include:

50ml Vodka
Orange Juice
25ml Raspberry Cordial




5. Lemon Drop

Ingredients include:

50ml Vodka
50ml Lemon Juice
1 tablespoon sugar
Lemonade



6. Orange Blossom


Ingredients include:

50ml Gin
100ml Lemon Tonic Water
10ml Orange Juice
Ice



7. Strawberry Champagne Cocktail

Ingredients include:

6 Strawberries
2 drops Angostura Bitters
6 teaspoons Brandy
7cl bottle of Sparkling Wine/Champagne




8. French 75


Ingredients include:

20ml Gin
12,5ml Lemon Juice
10ml Sugar Syrup
Champagne/Sparkling Wine
Lemon Twist




9. Paloma

Ingredients include:

50ml Tequila
75ml Pink Grapefruit Juice
10ml Fresh Lime Juice
1 teaspoon Vanilla Sugar




Hope you enjoy!
Eve xo

5 comments:

  1. I could do with some of these
    they look yummy
    will need to try them out at the weekend thanks for the recipes
    https://beingeilidhblogspot.blogspot.com

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  2. I could do with some of these
    they look yummy
    will need to try them out at the weekend thanks for the recipes
    https://beingeilidhblogspot.blogspot.com

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    1. No problem, glad you enjoyed them! Happy cocktail making xo

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  3. I love these! definitely need to bookmark this so I can give a few of these ago, they look sooo yum!

    CLOTHING CONSCIOUS// FASHION & LIFESTYLE BLOG

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    1. They're all so yummy & (pretty) easy to make! Hope you like them.

      Eve xo

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