Christmas Cocktails

Some Christmas Cocktail ideas

It's the season to be jolly, which means celebrating with family and friends – and indulging in the odd Christmas cocktail. Here you will find a few alternatives the eggnog this festive season. These aren't cocktails on our drinks and cocktail menus (view them here) ... they are ones you should give a go yourselves! : )

Baileys Flat White Martini

Directions

  1. Pop some ice cubes into a cocktail shaker and pour in the Bailey's
  2. Add espresso and vodka
  3. Shake it up until everything is perfectly blended and the liquid is silky smooth. 
  4. Strain into a cocktail glass. Finish by gently placing three coffee beans on the top of the cocktail and enjoy. 

Heston Blumenthal's Raisin and star anise gin infusion recipe

Directions

  1. Place some gin, raisins and star anise into a container and allow to infuse for three days at room temperature.
  2. Pour the infused gin with the sherry and orange wedges into a cocktail shaker, fill to the top with ice cubes. Place the lid on top of the shaker and, holding the top, shake vigorously for 10 seconds.
  3. Pour the drink through a fine tea strainer into six chilled tumbler glasses. Add a couple of drops of orange blossom to each drink and serve.


Margot Henderson’s negroni

Directions

  1. Mix some gin, vermouth and Campari together with a stirrer and pour over ice into an old-fashioned glass or a club goblet.
  2. Garnish with a slice of orange and serve.

 

Drink responsibly kids : )

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