Think gin-based Mojito – refreshing and easy drinking.
Substituting vermouths (go high-end) dramatically alters the character of this light and easy aperitivo.
Some say the John/Tom Collins was originally made with genever. So is this the original, or an adaptation on the Tom Collins? We will probably never know,
Select the right glass [a highball glass means no larger than 10oz], appropriate and delicious rums, and take time to properly dissolve your powdered sugar,
When well made, this Cuban cousin of the Mint Julep is one of the world's greatest and most refreshing cocktails.
Tequila notes shine with delicate berry fruit (and depending on your ingredients subtle vanilla) in this delicious 1930's version of the Sunrise.
One of the great classic cocktails. The perfect balance of sweet and sour is enhanced by the incredibly smooth, almost fluffy mouthfeel.
Basically a Spritzer with a generous splash of Italian red bitter liqueur - dry and very refreshing. The perfect aperitivo.
Light, fluffy and fruity. Like drinking gin-laced Angel Delight.
Cachaça, Bison Grass vodka and manzanilla sherry combine harmoniously and are freshened with mint and lime in this refreshing cocktail.
Bittersweet, lightly effervescent, long and refreshing.
Slightly sweet, herbal, refreshing and quaffable. The good folk at Aperol, the aperitivo liqueur brand most identified with the Spritz, recommend equal
A bittersweet, refreshing aperitivo.
Fruity and tropical. A tall refreshing drink for a hot evening or an afternoon beside the pool.
Basically the same as a Veneziano Spritz but with equal proportions wine to Italian red bitter liqueur, we like to further distinguish the Bicicletta from
A Gin Fizz with pleasing rich raspberry notes, discovered by Charles H. Baker at the Strangers Club in Panama.
Zesty mandarin orange and espresso coffee served as a tall refreshing cocktail.
Cachaça's character brilliantly laces this cherry-flavoured lime Collins.
Rum character shines, distinguishing this from lesser fizzes.
Vinious and loosely Martini in style.
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