Winning cocktail: Syon House
"Named after the great Syon House in West London where Beefeater 24 was launched in 2009. With its Roman inspired decor and lavish furnishings.
Using Chai Tea cordial to bring out the additional Chinese green tea and Japanese Sencha botanicals, Olorosso sherry to pick up the slight Almond flavours and Absinthe to back up the Liquorice notes of the gin."
45ml Beefeater 24
15ml Olorosso sherry
15ml Chai tea cordial
2 dash Pernod absinthe
Add all ingredients except for soda to highball glass, add block ice, stir briefly and top with soda.