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20th Century Cocktail
When, as originally, this cocktail is made with Rutte Celery Gin, then celery notes are very obvious in the final cocktail - perhaps more so than in the
Clover Club (House-Made)
Fruity, light, well-balanced and easy-drinking.
Difford's Fruit Cup No.1 (gin based & Pimm's Cup-like)
This long refreshing fruity cocktail mimics the characteristics of a Pimm's Cup but with the punch and fullness of flavour reminiscent of distant decades
Dry Martini (15:1 ratio) Montgomery's
Bone dry - a superbly cleansing Martini. Through experimentation we have found that 15:1 Martinis are better shaken rather than stirred. Conversely 3:1
Dry Martini (5:1 ratio) Dickens Preferred
We have chosen a 5:1 ratio as our 'preferred' Dry Martini specification in deference to David Embury who writes of this drink in his The Fine Art of Mixing
Black in colour and with a flavour that's recognisably part of the Negroni family but with a flat Coke-like smoothness that makes a classic Negroni taste
Left Bank Martini
An aromatic, dry blend. Modern bartending convention would suggest that this drink should be stirred. However, it's much better shaken. Go easy with the
Tony C's original recipe calls for 50ml London dry gin, 10ml marsala dolce (dry marsala), 5ml dry vermouth and 3 dashes 69 Colebrooke Row made almond bitters.
Bitter and dry, but very tasty. This no namby-pamby drink is traditionally assembled and mixed directly in the glass. There is something about a Negroni
Subtly boozy, honeyed and herbal.
Looks like a Bloody Mary, and tastes a lot like a Bloody Mary, but features gin's aromatic botanicals.
A gin-based Mojito served over cracked ice meets the classic Southside. The result is refreshing and easy drinking.
The Last Word cocktail
Chartreuse devotees will love this balanced, tangy drink. I'm one.
A beautifully balanced and complex riff on the White Negroni.
Hit the perfect proportions and you will strike a wondrous balance of flavoursome rum, gin botanicals, limey sourness and fruity sweetness.
This short sharp cocktail is best described as a Banana & Fino Sherry Gin Sour. The fino and banana notes are subtle, so subtle that it is not obviously
Cream and a touch of rich dark chocolate smooth scotch whisky and gin without smothering them. This may be a creamy drink but it remains 'serious' and
Blooded Knees Cocktail
Tart lemon and orange citrus notes are balanced by rich and flavoursome honey with gin fortifying and adding botanical complexity.
More approachable than a stirred Dry Martini and downright soft compared to a Naked Martini.
The success or failure of this tangy drink is partly reliant on the quality of marmalade used. For ease of use, choose fine cut or even no peel/shredless