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Get in the festive spirit with these wonderful wintery cocktails!

Get in the festive spirit with these wonderful wintery cocktails!
Get in the festive spirit with these wonderful wintery cocktails!

As it’s ‘the most wonderful time of the year’ and we are certainly in need of a pick me up, why not upgrade your normal glass of i heart to something more festive!

Whether you’re after a ‘quarantini’ to get you through the next few weeks, or a frosty fizz to see in the festive period, i heart Wines has you covered with some cocktail recipes to make your winter a little more wonderful…

Cranberry Gin Frosty Fizz

Why not break the mould on the traditional festive favourites, with this Cranberry Gin Frosty Fizz...

Combining the classic i heart Gin, with subtle hints of juniper along with the fresh taste of winter berries, this is guaranteed to go down a treat!

Ingredients – Serves 4

  • 125ml i heart Gin
  • 2 sprigs fresh thyme
  • 250ml cranberry juice
  • 1 tbsp fresh orange juice
  • 500ml tonic water
  • Sugar canes to top it off

Method

  • Pour your i heart Gin into a bowl.
  • Add the sprigs of thyme and give them a mix in the bowl to release their flavour.
  • After mixing, remove the thyme.
  • Add the cranberry and orange juice to the i heart Gin, and then stir in the tonic water.
  • Pour into a tumbler with lots of ice. Garnish with some sugarcanes for an extra sweet treat. Also a sugar cane dunked in gin… you can’t go wrong!

 

The Clementine Quarantini

This fruity cocktail combines i heart Prosecco’s apple and peach flavours with a sweet but sharp winter touch.

If you want to create something a little more special with your favourite fizz, then this recipe is one for you…

Ingredients – Serves 3-5

  • 200ml i heart Prosecco
  • 40ml orange liqueur
  • 70ml chilled clementine juice
  • Some gold drinks shimmer if you want to be even more of a queen!

Method

  • Mix the orange liqueur and clementine juice together in a glass and chill until ready to serve.
  • Thinly slice the clementine and place on the rim of your glass.
  • When ready to serve, pour the i heart Prosecco into the glass and stir gently to combine.
  •  Serve immediately with your festive shimmer and enjoy… cheers to that!

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