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Easy Cocktail Recipes

23rd April 2020.
by Megan Biggin.

Staying in in this weekend? Us too girl. But nights in don’t have to just be joggers and Netflix. If you wanna get dolled up and feel like you’re heading to the bar to sip some cocktails, then we fully support you sis. Grab your girls on Zoom, bring the family together for a quiz or get bae involved cause here’s some of our favourite easy cocktail recipes.

Mojito


  • juice of one lime
  • 1tsp sugar
  • small handful mint leaves
  • 60ml white rum
  • soda water
  1. Muddle the lime juice, sugar and mint leaves in a small jug, crushing the mint as you go – you can use the end of a rolling pin for this. Pour into a tall glass and add a handful of ice.
  2. Pour over the rum, stirring with a long-handled spoon. Top up with soda water, garnish with mint and serve.

Sex on the Beach

  • 50ml vodka
  • 25ml peach schnapps
  • 2 juiced oranges
  • 50ml cranberry juice
  1. Fill two tall glasses with ice cubes. Pour the vodka, peach schnapps and fruit juices into a large jug and stir.
  2. Divide the mixture between the two glasses and stir gently to combine. Garnish with orange slices.

Cosmopolitan

  • 45ml lemon vodka
  • 15ml triple sec
  • 30ml cranberry juice
  • 10ml lime juice
  1. Shake ingredients with ice and strain into a cocktail glass.

Piña colada

  • 120ml pineapple juice
  • 60ml white rum
  • 60ml coconut cream
  • pineapple to garnish
  1. Pulse all the ingredients along with a handful of ice in a blender until smooth. Pour into a tall glass and garnish as you like.

Woo Woo

  • 50ml vodka
  • 25ml peach schnapps
  • 100ml cranberry juice
  • fresh lime juice
  • ice
  1. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice then add the vodka, peach schnapps, cranberry juice and a few drops of lime juice. Shake really well then strain into a tumbler with extra ice.

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