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Craft Gin Festival in a Box Cocktails

You’ve picked up a Gin Festival in a Box - The Craft Gin Collection What next? Cocktails, of course! Try your new gins in a classic and Gin Festival cocktails.

Now, grab the ice and enjoy the Gin Festival experience from the comfort of your own home!

Rose Highball 

Rose Highball

Created at the most northerly distillery in mainland Scotland, Rock Rose is a fabulously zesty, dry gin. This is a thoroughly Scottish gin, taking Caithness botanicals to make a spirit that is incredibly varied. Floral and fruity, Rock Rose is remarkable with the soft aromatics of the Lillet and the light bitterness of grapefruit.

Shake together over ice:

  • 1 ½ shots Rock Rose

  • 1 shot Lillet Rose

  • 1 shot fresh pink grapefruit juice

Top with ginger ale.

Garnish with a lemon twist.

G&Tea

G 7 Tea

Stratford Gin is a wonderful combination of modern distillation and Tudor garden botanicals. This is a juniper led gin with notable floral bursts and a delightful touch of citrus. Continuing the very British theme, we think that Stratford Gin is just perfect with tea.

Shake together over ice:

  • 2 shots Stratford Gin

  • 1 shot elderflower cordial

  • 2 shots Earl Grey tea

  • ½ shot lemon juice

  • Dash orange bitters

Strain into an ice-filled glass.

Garnish with small lemon slice.

Singapore Sling

Sipsmith Singapore Sling

A classic drink deserves a gin widely regarded as a modern classic. Sipsmith London Dry Gin, the first new, London gin in over a century, is ideal in a Singapore Sling. Summer floral notes are followed by a mellow, rounded juniper. A bright, rich, mouth-filling flavour; tart lemon and orange, beautifully dry juniper complemented by a trace of spice.

Shake together over ice:

  • 2 shots Sipsmith London Dry Gin

  • ½ shot Cherry Heering Liqueur

  • ½ shot Benedictine DOM

  • Squeeze fresh lime

Strain into an ice-filled glass.

Top with soda and stir gently.

Garnish with a lemon slice and a cherry on a stick.

Gamble

Gamble

Cotswolds Dry Gin brings clean pine alongside fresh grapefruit and coriander citrus. It’s a fantastic example of a classic London Dry Gin that, when mixed with sloe gin, and a couple of other ingredients, is sheer heaven.

Shake together over ice:

  • 1 shot sloe gin

  • 1 shot Cotswolds Dry Gin

  • 1 shot pink grapefruit juice

  • ½ shot Cherry Heering Liqueur

Strain into an ice-filled glass.

Garnish with a slice of pink grapefruit.

Craft Gin Festival in a Box Cocktails

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