Did Someone Say Gin Cocktails?

Darnely's Gin Cocktails - in the garden

Summer sipping just got even better with these delicious Darnley’s Gin cocktails…

We are huge fans of a gin and tonic, but as it’s summer (allegedly), we are upping our drinks game with these delicious Darnley’s Gin cocktails! Prepare for some serious hosting brownie points…

To learn more about this Fife-based gin, join us at our amazing gin tasting event on 25th July! For only £15pp (plus booking fee), you will be treated to a drinks reception plus the chance to sample three of Darnely’s delicious gins. Darnley’s Gin expert will also be on hand to transform you into a connoisseur in no time. Tickets are limited – don’t miss out!

Darnely’s Spiced Ginger Mojito

50ml Darnley’s Spiced Gin
Sugar syrup (or brown sugar)
Ginger ale

Muddle some mint with a wedge of life and the sugar syrup in the bottom of the glass. Half fill the glass with ice before adding in some mint leaves and lime slice. Fill the glass to the top with ice, add the gin and top with ginger ale before garnishing with a sprig of mint.

Darneley's Gin Cocktails - spiced ginger mojito


In the Garden

Serves 8

250ml Darnley’s Original Gin
100ml elderflower cordial
1l cloudy apple juice
Apple slices and ice

In a pitcher, mix the gin with the cordial, apple juice, apple slices and ice. When ready to serve, divide the mixture between 8 glasses – voila!darnelys gin cocktail - in the garden



Sophie Lambert

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