Spring has just begun, the first real spring days are behind us, but we can no longer wait for those balmy summer evenings. Those nights when we sit in the garden with friends to enjoy a cocktail. And now we get you in the mood with those delicious cocktails that let you leave longing for summer.
A cocktail, in my opinion, should not be too sweet, but give the feeling that you have a cocktail. (Sorry ladies The most unusual combinations provide such a cocktail that makes you yearn for summer.
- Milk Punch
This is a digestive, a typical drink that you drink after or during your dessert on the terrace. An interplay between sweet, bitter, spicy and sour makes for the perfect after-dinner drink and so do him.
15 ml Union 55 Salted & Spiced Rum
15 ml Chateau Montifaud VS Cognac
15 ml Galliono amaretto
25 ml of milk
25 ml of Room
Shake the ingredients with ice and pouring it through a sieve into a low glass. Sprinkle the cocktail as a finishing touch with some nutmeg.
- Godfather Sour
The Godfather Sour is the perfect variant of the classic Godfather. The classic combination of Amaretto Whiskey is enhanced by the taste of lemon, making this cocktail is the perfect drink for summer. Plus: it’s very easy to make.
30 ml of Scotch Whiskey
30 ml of amaretto
30 ml lemon juice
1 tablespoon sugar or sugar syrup
Shake the ingredients firmly together and pour the contents into a glass tumbler. Make the cocktail with a slice of orange.
- Tom Collins
This cocktail has its origins in the 19th century, where a man named Collins came to the recipe of this cocktail. Originally seen was the cocktail with gin, but this was later replaced by Old Tom Gin. Hence the name. Slightly different than the Gin & Tonic, but we are also called to a variation.ingredients
60 ml Old Tom Gin
2 teaspoons white sugar
30 ml lemon juice
Use a highball glass and mix in this gin, sugar and lemon juice. Fill glass with soda and garnish the cocktail with a lemon slice and a maraschino cherry.
- Moscow Mule
For the vodka lovers, this is one to remember. There are many variations of the Moscow Mule, so there instead of lime sometimes a cherry, cucumber slice, slice of lemon or orange used, making the cocktail gets a whole different flavor. To prepare the cocktail really good, you serve it in a copper mug.
ingredients45 ml Esbjaerg Copper Vodka
15ml fresh lime juice
175 ml Goslings Ginger Beer
1 drop of Angostura bitters
1 slice of lime
Mix all ingredients, fill glass with ice cubes and pour the cocktail. Garnish with a slice of lime.
WE WISH YOU A GREAT SUMMER AND ENJOY YOUR COCKTAILS!