Three fabulous cocktail recipes to try out

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While the sun may have disappeared after it peaked out for a few days, we are seriously in a sunshine mood.

And one of the best things about summer is enjoying a delicious cocktail.

Try out these three cocktail recipes as you pretend you’re in the South of France…

Summer in the City

The Church Bar, Dublin 1/5/2023
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Enjoy a dreamy cocktail created by Darren Moore, General Manager of The Church…


50ml Tanqueray Gin

20ml Mango Puree

25ml Lime Cordial

10ml Orgeat Syrup (sweet, nutty flavour commonly used in classic and tropical cocktails)


Shake everything together and pour through a strainer over cubed ice and top with Slimline Tonic.

Serve in a sling/tall glass, garnish with dehydrated lime and edible flower

Take a look at more details about The Church here.

Hugo cocktail

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We all know about cocktails from places like Italy or France, why not try this one from Slovenia

Small handful of mint leaves, plus 1 mint sprig to garnish

20 ml elderflower cordial

20 ml Slovenian gin


25 ml soda water

120 ml prosecco or sparkling wine

1 lime wedge to garnish


Gently scrunch the mint in your hands to lightly bruise it, then put in the bottom of a large wine glass.

Pour over the elderflower cordial and Gordon’s London Dry Gin and leave to infuse for 1-2 mins.

Fill the glass with ice, then pour over the soda water and prosecco. Stir gently to combine.

Garnish with the lime wedge and mint sprig before serving.

Find out more about Slovenian cocktails here.


Everyone loves a gin cocktail! Why not try this floral masterpiece crafted by expert Irish mixologist, Suzy Cody?


Hendrick’s Original Gin 40ML

Lime Juice 20ML

Raspberry Syrup 10ML

Top with ginger beer


Build all ingredients in a highball glass over ice cubes.

Churn and serve.

Take a look at more Hendrick’s Gin cocktails here.


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