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Shortcross Gin summer cocktail recipes

 Rademon Cup

THIS SUMMER, why not try a delicious cocktail made from Shortcross Gin?

The Co Down distillery Rademon Estate recently won a trio of awards for Shortcross Gin at The Gin Masters 2016.

Founded in 2012 by husband and wife team Fiona and David Boyd-Armstrong, Rademon Estate Distillery is located at the couple’s historic family estate just outside Downpatrick.

The first batch of Shortcross was released in 2014. 

Earlier this year the distillery also released Cask Aged Shortcross Gin and Shortcross Gin Wild Clover Edition.

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Rademon Cup

 Rademon Cup

Ingredients:

40ml Shortcross Gin

10ml Campari

25ml Blood orange juice

25ml Lemon juice

7.5ml concentrated ginger juice

10ml sugar syrup

Garnish – blood orange peel, mint, elderflower

Method:

Shake over ice and pout into an iced mule mug.

 

White Lady

White Lady 

Ingredients:

50ml Shortcross Gin

25ml Triple Sec

25ml Lemon Juice

Dash Peychauds bitters

Garnish – edible flowers

Method:

Shake all ingredients over ice. Strain and serve in a coupe glass.

 

Bramble

Bramble 

Ingredients:

50ml Shortcross Gin

30ml Fresh Lime Juice

15ml Crème de Mure

15ml sugar syrup

Muddled blackberries

Garnish – fresh blackberries and lime wedge

 

Method:

Muddle blackberries, shake all ingredients over ice and serve iced in a short glass.

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