Daily Archives: May 19, 2012

Cherry Martini

Shopping List:

  • 1 1/2 shots Gin (preferably Plymouth or Hendricks)
  • 6 fresh cherries (remove the pits)
  • 2 tbs sugar syrup (lemon zest & vanilla infused)
  • Cherry and basil leaf to garnish

And now what?

Muddle the sliced fresh cherries in a shaker. Add the sugar syrup, gin and top with cubed ice. Shake well and strain in a Martini glass. Decorate with cherry and basil leave.

Hendricks Mule

Shopping List

  • 2 cucumber slices
  • 4-5 fresh mint leaves
  • 1 shot of Hendricks Gin
  • Squeeze of lime
  • 2 dashes Elderflower Cordial/Syrup
  • Ginger beer

And now what?

Add all ingredients (except ginger beer) in a shaker with ice cubes. Shake for 10 seconds. Strain in a glass with crushed ice and top up with ginger beer. Sprinkle with freshly grated nutmeg.