7 Fool-Proof Beautiful Cocktails to Make With Double Dutch

Making cocktails is a science and can be particularly tricky especially when you need one thousand different ingredients. We like our G&Ts because they are simple and always delicious! But what if we gave you some cocktail recipes that take as much time as a G&T to mix? Here are 7 delicious ones that you can make at home with your favourite Gin and other spirits!

Ain’t No Saint

Sweet and tangy, make it with:

Lots of Ice

30ml grape juice

20ml elderflower cordial

Top with Double Dutch Cucumber & Watermelon

Garnish with Lemon wheel, lemon zest and mint sprig

 

Bright & Sunny

Your one-way ticket to the beach at the Caribbean. Make it with:

Lots of Ice

50ml Rum

20ml lime juice

30ml pineapple juice

Top with Double Dutch Ginger Beer

Garnish with 2 pineapple wedges

 

Notting Heels

The sweet, classy and complex taste of London. Make it with:

Lots of Ice

30ml Gin (we suggest Pickering’s!)

15ml Cointreau

2 lime wedges squeezed in

Top with Double Dutch Cranberry Tonic

Garnish with orange & lemon peel

 

You Look Better in a Bikini

…Preferably on the Praia de Ipanema in Rio with this cocktail in your hand. Make it with:

Lots of Ice

50ml Cachaça

15ml lemon tea syrup (lemon tea and sugar)

Top with Double Dutch Cucumber & Watermelon

Garnish with a lemon slice and mint

 

Port Tonic

This cocktail makes it acceptable to drink Port in summer too. Make it with:

Lots of Ice

50ml Port Wine

2 drops of lime juice

Top with Double Dutch Skinny Tonic

Garnish a slice of orange

 

Russian Summer

As the name suggests, really really really fresh! Swap the Vodka for Gin to make a “British Summer”.

This is all you need:

Lots of Ice

50ml Vodka

Top with Double Dutch Pomegranate & Basil

Garnish with 3 fresh basil leaves, 3 cracks of red pepper

 

Holidays in Acapulco

Mexican inspired, sharp and delicious. Make it with:

50ml Tequila

10ml Campari

15ml lime juice

A small pinch of salt

Top with Double Dutch Pomegranate & Basil

Garnish with a rosemary sprig and orange slice

 

All Double Dutch Mixers are delicious and lift the flavour of your cocktail. Read more about them here and check out their stockists to know where to get them!

 

 


Want to give Double Dutch Tonic a try? It is in this month’s box and there are very few left in stock!

Then why not join the ILoveGin club where we send you a new box like the ones below for just £14/m inc free delivery, you’ll get 2 new gins and 2 tonic/mixers each month to try, enough to make 4 G&Ts plus discounts on full size bottles.

Limited Time Offer: Get your first box for just £9 including delivery, that’s £9 for 4 x G&Ts, use code: JULYGIN in checkout at ILoveGin.com/join

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