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5 Serves for our 5 Flavours

Got a new bottle of Didsbury Gin and want to make the most of it? Maybe you’ve been gifted a Spirit of Life gift set and fancy trying your hand at some cocktail making? We’ve got a whole collection of tried and tested cocktail creations that make the flavours of Didsbury Gin shine. 

Let’s get creative and have a walk through some of our favourite suggested serves…

Original – The Classic G&T 
Overhead shot of bottle of Original Didsbury Gin, next to grapefruit slices and a G&T cocktail.

You’ll Need:

50ml Didsbury Gin Original

120ml your favourite tonic water

Garnish: pink grapefruit

Method:

Add Didsbury Gin Original to a chilled balloon glass filled with ice.

Pour over your favourite tonic to taste.

Garnish with a wedge of pink grapefruit.

Tip: Not a tonic fan? Try soda instead with a splash of fresh lime.

Raspberry & Elderflower – Raspberry Collins

You’ll Need:

50ml Didsbury Gin Raspberry & Elderflower

30ml freshly squeezed lemon juice

30ml soda water

10ml simple syrup

2 raspberries

Method:

In a tall glass, muddle raspberries and simple syrup.

Add Didsbury Gin and lemon juice, then stir.

Fill with ice and top with club soda.

Garnish with more fresh raspberries.

Blood Orange & Ginger – Didsbury Negroni

You’ll Need:

25ml Didsbury Gin Blood Orange & Ginger

25ml Campari

25ml sweet vermouth

Garnish: Orange peel twirl

Method:

Into a mixing glass filled with ice, pour Didsbury Gin, Campari and sweet vermouth.

Stir for 30 seconds to chill. 

Strain into a chilled old-fashioned glass with one large ice cube.

Garnish with an orange peel twirl.

Tip: Not boozy enough? Try 50ml Didsbury Gin instead. 

Strawberry & Sicilian Lemon – Strawberry & Lemon Gin Fizz

You’ll Need:

50ml Didsbury Gin Strawberry & Sicilian lemon

50ml freshly squeezed lemon juice

Soda water to top up

Garnish: lemon slices and strawberries

Method:

To an ice-filled old-fashioned glass, add lemon juice and Didsbury Gin. 

Stir well, then top up with club soda.

Garnish with lemon slices and strawberries.

Manchester Tart – Clover Club

You’ll Need:

50ml Didsbury Gin Manchester Tart

25ml dry vermouth

15ml lemon juice

15ml raspberry syrup or jam

1 egg white

Garnish: 3 speared raspberries

Method:

Add all ingredients to an ice-filled cocktail shaker (except garnish).

Shake until chilled and thoroughly combined, 30-45 seconds.

Strain into a chilled coupe glass.

Garnish with three speared raspberries.

Don’t forget to share your cocktail creations with us at @Didsbury_Gin on Instagram and @DidsburyGin at Twitter.