Whether you’re planning to watch the tennis on your own or with a few friends, you’ll need a nice, refreshing cocktail to cool you down. Here are a few fruity concoctions to try at home…
15ml Monin Cucumber syrup
10ml Monin Green Apple syrup
3 pieces of lime
8 mint leaves
Pour fruit into a glass and muddle with the syrups. Fill glass with ice cubes. Add remaining ingredients. Stir, garnish with cucumber slices and serve.
The Centre Court
1 part Ocean Spray Cranberry Classic juice drink
1 part orange juice
chilled ½ part peach schnapps
½ part vodka
2 fresh strawberries
Place all ingredients except ice into a blender, adding strawberries to taste. Blend for a few seconds at high speed until smooth. Pour over ice and serve.
1 shot Stolichnaya Gala Applik Premium Vodka
½ shot(s) vanilla syrup
3 fresh strawberries
Top with chilled rose champagne
Muddle the strawberries, vanilla syrup and Stoli Gala Applik together in shaker glass. Shake with ice for 12 seconds, strain into a chilled flute glass and top up with champagne. Garnish with a strawberry.
The Grand Esprit
20ml Grand Marnier
20ml elderflower cordial
140ml parts soda water
Orange and strawberry pieces
In a tall glass, pour Grand Marnier, elderflower cordial over ice cubes. Add orange and strawberry pieces. Fill up with soda water.
Strawberry Wimbledon Cocktail
75g hulled strawberries
30ml bottlegreen strawberry & elderflower cordial
bottlegreen elderflower pressé, chilled
Put the fruit into a pyrex jug, and add the vodka and bottlegreen strawberry & elderflower cordial.Using a stick blender, blend until smooth. Pour the blended mixture into a tall glass over two or three ice cubes and then top up with bottlegreen elderflower pressé. If desired add a couple of fresh strawberries to the drink.