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  • Gimlet served in two cocktail glasses


    A star rating of 3 out of 5.4 ratings

    Gin lovers rejoice: learn how to master a perfect gimlet and make your own lime syrup as part of it. Garnish with edible flowers for a final flourish

  • Two cherry bakewell cocktails with ice

    Cherry bakewell cocktail

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    Turn the flavours of cherry bakewell into a cocktail with amaretto and cherry cordial. Finish with a maraschino cherry for the ultimate kitsch beverage

  • Pomegranate Pimm's

    Pomegranate Pimm's

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.1 rating

    Add an extra fruity twist to this classic summer drink with pomegranate juice and seeds - double up the quantities to please a crowd

  • Elderflower & cucumber G&Ts

    Elderflower & cucumber G&Ts

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.5 ratings

    This delicately coloured, refreshing take on the classic gin and tonic makes a perfect picnic tipple

  • Apple prosecco punch

    Apple prosecco punch

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.5 ratings

    Spritz up a basic apple cocktail with a dash of prosecco and a splash of vodka

  • A jar serving a mint julep cocktail

    Mint julep

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Whisky cocktails don’t come much more refreshing than a mint julep. Serve over mounds of crushed ice and top with freshly picked garden mint

  • Tom Collins cocktail served in a glass

    Tom Collins

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.9 ratings

    Master the art of the classic Tom Collins cocktail, plus three twists. Gin, lemon, sugar syrup and soda water are the ingredients for your cocktail cupboard

  • A bottle of lager being poured into a glass with a wedge of lime alongside

    Michelada (Mexican beer cocktail)

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    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

  • Rosé sangria

    Rosé sangria

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    This refreshing fruity drink is perfect for warmer weather, with nectarines, strawberries and orange liqueur - easily doubled for parties

  • Waterloo sunsets

    Waterloo sunsets

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Peach melba comes in cocktail form with this retro vanilla vodka and peach schnapps combo, complete with layered effect

  • Berry daiquiri

    Berry daiquiri

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.7 ratings

    Our easy berry daiquiri is the perfect cocktail to quench your thirst when summer arrives. This cool slushy drink is great for entertaining too

  • A glass serving a seaside G&T

    Seaside G&T

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    Add a splash of the seaside to a classic G&T with this recipe that uses samphire and a seaweed-infused gin. Perfect on summer days or after a rich meal

  • Watermelon gin spritzer

    Watermelon gin spritzer

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    A refreshing cocktail - perfect for a summer evening in the garden

  • Frozen caipirinha

    Frozen caipirinha

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    Cool down with this frozen spin on the classic Brazilian Caipirinha. The secret is squeezing as much lime into the sugar as you can

  • Vodka & cranberry blush

    Vodka & cranberry blush

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.9 ratings

    A sophisticated dinner party cocktail with a crisp cranberry kick

  • Pina colada cocktails in glasses with pineapple wedges

    Piña colada

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.34 ratings

    A tropical blend of rich coconut cream, white rum and tangy pineapple – serve with an umbrella for kitsch appeal

  • Basil & strawberry Pimm’s

    Basil & strawberry Pimm’s

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    No summer soirée is complete without a refreshing jug of Pimm's and with basil ice cubes, this one's extra special

  • Martini in glass with pineapple

    French martini

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.7 ratings

    Mix up this flamboyant French martini with sweet raspberry liqueur. You can also customise the cocktail by using vanilla vodka, or by adding a splash of champagne or prosecco

  • Cucumber & elderflower spritzer

    Cucumber & elderflower spritzer

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Cool off this summer with a light, refreshing cocktail made with fresh seasonal ingredients

  • Long amaretto sours

    Long amaretto sours

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Add some glamour to an al fresco lunch by serving these cocktails to start

  • Cucumber & coriander G&T

    Cucumber & coriander G&T

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    This summer sundowner is light, refreshing and seriously summery

  • Peach punch

    Peach punch

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.5 ratings

    Add a boozy kick to your summer party with this peachy cocktail

  • Cocktail in glass with bay leaves

    Kneecapper cocktail

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    This cocktail is based on a classic Bees Knees cocktail. Swap the gin for poitín – an Irish spirit – the sweet honey and zingy citrus accentuate the barley flavours in poitín

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