Gin-ger Elder Cocktail – Easy & So Refreshing!

ginger elder gin cocktail with lemons and mint leaves

Credit: Conker Dorset Gin

Try this simple cocktail for a symphony of tingling, springlike flavours! Perfect to accompany an afternoon tea with Mum.

If you’ve never made a cocktail before, this is a great one to start with. Readily available ingredients, easy steps and an impressive result – plus it’s a perfect palate cleanser.

  1. In a cocktail shaker, muddle together the ginger, mint and simple syrup.
  2. Add the gin and elderflower cordial, fill with ice and shake well.
  3. Double strain into a single rocks glass filled with one large lump of ice.
  4. Add soda and garnish with mint leaves.

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