Cocktails for International Women’s Day

ByThe Cocktail Lovers


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Girl Power

It’s International Women’s Day today, so naturally we need a little cocktail to celebrate. We’ve got two great drinks that combine our favourite feminine characteristics: great spirit, a touch of sweetness and just the right level of sharpness to keep everyone on their toes…

Lady In Red

50ml Russian Standard Vodka
8 mint leaves
30g lime
½ pink grapefruit
15g honey
15ml grenadine

Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice, shake vigorously and strain into a hi-ball glass over ice. Garnish with a sprig of mint.

Lady in Red

Girl Power

45ml Russian Standard Vodka
15ml of raspberry syrup
8 mint leaves
2 small orange wedges
4 lime wedges
5 raspberries

Muddle the orange and lime wedges, mint and raspberries in a shaker, include the other ingredients and shake with ice. Strain into a chilled martini glass and garnish with two raspberries.

The Cocktail Lovers

The Cocktail Lovers

The Cocktail Lovers are Mr G and Ms S, a man and a woman who share a passion for cocktails. (We also happen to be married, so we’re cocktail lovers in more ways than one…)


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