the first time since in-the-spirit began, we
are featuring a gin based cocktail for our
cocktail of the month. This
featured cocktail is not just with any gin
though – but
with a most “unusual gin” called
Hendricks that we have recently discovered.
Hendricks Gin has a clean and refreshing taste
which is unusually rich for a gin. This deliciously
different taste reflects Hendricks’ handcrafted
production which uses an unexpected collection
of infusions such as cucumber and rose petals
as well as the traditional juniper.
gives us a superb base for our Mint
which also includes a quarter
shot of De Kuyper
Crème de Menthe, 1
shot of freshly squeezed lime juice plus half
a shot of sugar
syrup topped up with soda water.
All you need to do is shake the first four
ingredients together and strain in to an ice
filled glass and top up with the soda water.
We are sure you will agree that this is a minty,
invigorating cocktail which you will find quite