No such thing as too many cocktails

How many of these cocktails recipes using the choicest premium liquor can you whip up this World cocktail day?

It’s almost World Cocktail Day, and I’m sure you’ve noticed we’re staying on top of things. From stocking up the bar with the best alcohol and mixers to shining the bar equipment, there’s a few things to take care before hosting a night in to celebrate!

As it stands, we’ve curated some of the best cocktail recipes from you. With love, from Glenmorangie, Hennessy, and Belvedere. And us, of course!

Glenmorangie x India

Glenmorangie's cocktails are here to pay tribute to some of the more staple flavours of the nation.
Glenmorangie’s cocktails are here to pay tribute to some of the more staple flavours of the nation.

Ingredients

  • 50 ml X by Glenmorangie
  • 10 ml fresh lime juice
  • 10 ml honey water
  • 50 ml tender coconut water
  • Sparkling Water or Club Soda
  • Mint sprig, to garnish

Method

  • Fill highball glass with cubed ice. 
  • Add X by Glenmorangie, lime juice, honey water and tender coconut water. Stir and fill more ice if necessary. 
  • Top with club soda or sparkling water, stir and garnish with mint sprig.

Glenmorangie x Sour

Lemon juice and maple syrup? Cocktails are truly delightful.
Lemon juice and maple syrup? Cocktails are truly delightful.

Ingredients

  • 50 ml X by Glenmorangie
  • 25 ml lemon juice
  • 20 ml maple syrup

Method

  • Pour X by Glenmorangie, lemon juice and maple syrup into a cocktail shaker. Fill it with ice and shake. 
  • Strain into a champagne saucer, and garnish with a cherry. 
  • Feeling adventurous? Add half an egg white into the shaker to give your sour an even silkier texture.

Glenmorangie x Grapefruit

Who doesn't love a cocktail with some egg whites in it?
Who doesn’t love a cocktail with some egg whites in it?

Ingredients

  • 50 ml X by Glenmorangie
  • 25 ml 100% grapefruit juice
  • 12.5 ml maple syrup
  • 25 ml club soda or sparkling water

Method

  • Fill highball glass with crushed ice. Add X by Glenmorangie, grapefruit juice and maple syrup. 
  • Stir, top with club soda or sparkling water and garnish with a grapefruit slice.

The Hennessy Ginger Cocktail

Very special cocktails call for a celebration, and what better than world cocktail day!
Very special cocktails call for a celebration, and what better than World Cocktail Day!

Ingredients

  • 40 ml Hennessy Very Special
  • 100 ml Ginger Ale

Method

  • Pour the Hennessy cognac into a highball glass.
  • Add ice cubes to fill the glass.
  • Top with ginger ale.
  • Garnish with a lime wedge or slices of fresh ginger.

Hennessy Guava Cocktail

It's fruity, it's punchy, it's a delicious cocktail!
It’s fruity, it’s punchy, it’s a delicious cocktail!

Ingredients

  • 40 ml Hennessy Very Special
  • 2 strawberry slices
  • 1 lime wedge 
  • 60 ml guava juice

Method

  • Muddle strawberries and lime wedge together.
  • Add Hennessy Very Special and ice to a cocktail shaker and shake.
  • Strain into a rocks glass.
  • Garnish with a strawberry slice.

Between The Sheets Cocktail

When life throws you some lemons, catch them and make some cocktails!
When life throws you some lemons, catch them and make some cocktails!

Ingredients

  • 30 ml Hennessy Very Special
  • 30 ml Rum 
  • 30 ml Orange Curacao™ 
  • 15 ml Fresh Lemon Juice 
  • 1 Lemon Twist

Method

  • Add all liquids to a cocktail shaker with ice.
  • Shake until chilled. Strain into a Coupe or Martini glass.
  • Garnish with a lemon twist.

Belvedere Sun & Earth

You know a cocktail's that good when you want to make an entire pitcher of it.
You know a cocktail’s that good when you want to make an entire pitcher of it.

Ingredients 

  • 45 ml Belvedere Smogory Forest
  • 15 ml grapefruit juice
  • 15 ml honey water (1:1)  
  • 7.5 ml fresh lemon juice
  • Lavender spring, to garnish

Method 

  • Add all ingredients to the shaker over cubed ice and shake vigorously. 
  • Strain into a highball over cubed ice. Garnish.

Belvedere Evergreen Royal

Tea + bitters + a dash of honey = a delicious belvedere cocktail.
Tea + bitters + a dash of honey = A delicious Belvedere cocktail.

Ingredients

  • 60 ml Belvedere Smogory Forest
  • 7.5 ml chamomile tea
  • 15 ml honey
  • 2 dashes Angostura Bitters
  • Grapefruit peel to garnish

Method

  • Add all ingredients to mixing glass over cubed ice and stir. 
  • Fine strain into a rocks glass over block ice. Garnish.

Belvedere Lakeside 

Isn't it amazing how a bunch of ingredients shaken together can make for such an amazing cocktail?
Isn’t it amazing how a bunch of ingredients shaken together can make for such an amazing cocktail?

Ingredients

  • 45 ml Belvedere Lake Bartezek
  • 15 ml Fino Sherry
  • 25 ml fresh lemon juice
  • 25 ml honey water (1:1)
  • 2 chunks cucumber
  • 10 ml lemon juice (optional)
  • Cucumber slice to garnish

Method

  • Add all ingredients to the shaker over cubed ice and shake vigorously. 
  • Fine strain into a chilled coupette. Garnish. 

Belvedere Sunset Rose Martini

This belvedere cocktail is all things sleek, elegant, and just amazing.
This Belvedere cocktail is all things sleek, elegant, and just amazing.

Ingredients

  • 45 ml Belvedere Lake Bartezek
  • 7.5 ml Lillete Rose
  • A dash of Crème de Peche
  • Lemon Coin to garnish

Method

  • Add all ingredients to mixing glass over cubed ice and stir. 
  • Fine strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish.

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