Cocktails

Entertaining? Try these easy cocktail recipes and wow your guests in a few short minutes.

VANILLA VODKA CHAI TEA

Ingredients
180ml strong drawn chai tea (cold)
60ml vanilla vodka
10ml amaretto
1 tsp of sugar
And a dash of pouring cream

Directions
Easy as 1, 2, 3. Combine all the ingredients in a cocktail shaker (or a tall glass) and give it a good shake
Pour over a heap of crushed ice, and to pick up on a few of the flavours garnish with a cinnamon stick.

APPLE MARGARITA

Ingredients
30ml tequila
30ml apple schnapps
30ml apple juice
A squeeze of lemon
1 cup of ice

Directions
For a smooth slush blend all the ingredients in a blender until smooth, for a more rustic approach shake all the ingredients together in a cocktail shaker
Strain into a margarita glass
Garnish with an apple wedge, and for added effect wet the rim of the glass and dab in a mixture of cinnamon and sugar.

WHISKEY SOUR

Ingredients
60ml of whiskey
30ml of lemon juice
1 tsp of castor sugar

Directions
Shake the whiskey, lemon juice and sugar well along with a handful of ice
Over a strainer, pour into a crystal tumbler
Garnish with a maraschino cherry or a lemon wedge.