Two glasses of cosmopolitan cocktail

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Raise a glass to our simple cocktail recipes! We have all manner of martinis, mojitos, gin drinks and more that are quick and easy to make when you're entertaining.

Cosmopolitan cocktail

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(1 rating)

Lipsmackingly sweet-and-sour, the Cosmopolitan cocktail of vodka, cranberry, orange liqueur and citrus is a good time in a glass. Perfect for a party
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cava cocktail

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This cava cocktail is a ray of sunshine in a glass and is bound to perk up any celebration. It's easy to make but the flavours are complex enough to impress...
  • 2 hours and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Passion fruit martini

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(1 rating)

This easy passion fruit cocktail, sometimes called a 'pornstar martini', is perfect for celebrating with friends. Top with prosecco for a special tipple...
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Raspberry gin

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(1 rating)

Preserve the taste of summer in a bottle with this raspberry gin, perfect topped up with tonic. The gin will keep its lovely pink hue for a few months
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Vietnamese mojito

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Add a Vietnamese twist to a classic mojito cocktail with perilla leaves, ginger and lemongrass cordial. A refreshing accompaniment to any Asian menu
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Long Island iced tea

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(1 rating)

Mix a jug of this classic cocktail for a summer party. It's made with equal parts of vodka, gin, tequila, rum and triple sec, plus lime, cola and plenty of ice...
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Sloe gin cocktail

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This autumnal hedgerow cocktail has a blend of botanical notes from the gin, infused with a juniper syrup, which makes for a sweet-sharp tipple
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Michelada

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Cold lager, chilli powder, pepper and lime: spice up your lager with this Mexican cocktail, popular throughout Latin America and great for a summer party
  • Easy

White wine sangria

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Try this refreshing twist on a traditional sangria and use white wine instead of red with elderflower to complement the fruit. Perfect for summer parties
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Perfect spritz

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Try this spritz for a party. It's sure to impress with a hint of lavender putting a lightly floral twist on a Perfect (sweet vermouth, dry vermouth and gin)...
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Singapore sling

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Mix gin with cherry brandy, Benedictine, Angostura bitters, pineapple and lime juice to make this classic cocktail. Garnish with pineapple and a cherry
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Buck's fizz

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(1 rating)

The simple and classic combination of orange juice and champagne makes a perfect cocktail for a celebratory brunch or party
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Mulled wine cocktail

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(15 ratings)

The perfect party drink, as it can be made well ahead, then brought out of the fridge as guests arrive – or serve it hot for a traditional winter warmer...
  • 12 mins
  • Easy

Cranberry vodka

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(16 ratings)

This bittersweet fruity vodka is best served well chilled in shot glasses. It can also be made with other berries like blackcurrants or strawberries.
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Mojito recipe

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(2 ratings)

Mix this classic cocktail for a party using fresh mint, white rum, sugar, zesty lime and cooling soda water. Play with the quantities to suit your taste
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Tequila sunrise

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(3 ratings)

Master the art of a classic tequila sunrise, with grenadine, tequila, triple sec, orange juice – and of course a cocktail cherry and umbrella as garnish...
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Strawberry gin

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(6 ratings)

Capture the true taste of summer with this berry-infused spirit that makes a stunning gin 'n' tonic or base for a fruity cocktail...
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Bramble

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Mix a classic bramble cocktail, essentially a gin sour spiked with an eye-catching shot of blackberry liqueur. We have three twists, too – ideal if you're entertaining...
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

The perfect Bloody Mary

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This Bloody Mary has a lot of ingredients but, trust us, it’s worth it. Perfect for a dinner party garnished with an olive, or just as a treat at the weekend...
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Classic negroni

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(1 rating)

To make the perfect classic negroni cocktail all you need is balance: use equal parts gin, vermouth and campari, and choose the best products you have in reach
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Woo woo

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(1 rating)

Mix vodka, peach schnapps, cranberry juice and fresh lime to make this perfect party cocktail, garnished with a lime wedge (and maybe a tiny umbrella too)
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Piña colada

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(4 ratings)

A tropical blend of rich coconut cream, white rum and tangy pineapple - serve with an umbrella for kitsch appeal
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Punjabi sour

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A take on a whisky sour cocktail, try this Punjabi sour which features traditional Indian spirit Ceylon arrack, with lemon juice, egg white, vanilla and cinnamon
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Upcycled white Russian

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Use leftover grounds as a base for this fresh take on the classic coffee cocktail. We like a splash of Black Cow vodka blended with the cream, vanilla and rum
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

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