A cocktail a day keeps the doctor away

A cocktail a day keeps the doctor away

Take a look at some of our favourite cocktails here in the office, although we must say they'd taste a lot better if we were out sailing, but we'll have to settle with post work drinks for now... Why not tell us your favouite sun downers and we'll see which is the most popular?!

 

blue cocktail 2 12001. Blue Marguerita 

INGREDIENTS
  • 1 1/2 oz tequila
  • 1 oz blue curacao
  • 1 oz fresh lime juice
  • Lime wedge for garnish
  • Salt for rimming 
PREPARATION

Pour all ingredients in a shaker if you have one or a glass if not with ice, shake well and pour into a glass rimmed with salt and garnish with a wedge of lime for that finishing touch.

 

2. Peachy Beachy Martini

INGREDIENTS
  • 2 oz orange vodka
  • 2 oz citron vodka 
  • 3/4 oz cointreau orange liqueur 
  • 3/4 oz lime juice
  • 1 twist orange peel
PREPARATION

Shake well with ice, strain into large martini glass and garnish with twist of orange.

 

skippers choice cocktail 12003. Skipper's Choice

INGREDIENTS
  • 2oz gin
  • 4oz grapefruit juice 
  • 0/5oz lime juice
PREPARATION

So simple this one, mix well and pour into a glass and garnish with a ribbon of cucumber.

 

4. First Mate Mojito

INGREDIENTS 
  • 1 1/2oz white rum
  • 1/2 cup club soda
  • 10 fresh mint leaves
  • 1/2 lime
  • 2 tables spoons of white sugar
  • 1 cup  of ice cubes
PREPARATION

Crush the mint and 1 wedge of the lime, add 2 more lime wedges and the sugar and crush again. Do not strain, fill the glass almost to the top with ice, pour the rum in and then follow with the club soda, stir, taste and top up with sugar if needed and then use the last lime wedge as garnish.

 

rum punch 12005. Pirate's Rum Punch

INGREDIENTS
  • 8 cups orange juice
  • 8 cups pineapple juice
  • 6 cups light rum
  • 1 cup grenadine
  • 4 cups lemonade
PREPARATION

Warning this makes enough for an entire crew! Mix all the ingredients together in a large punch bowl. Taste and add more lemonade depending on how much of a true rum drinking pirate you are!

That's just a few of our favourites to enjoy whilst watching the sun go down on another beautiful day out in the Mediterranean, now you tell us yours!

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