Drink Friends of the House Gin

Princess of Schackenborg

Few weeks ago we received an invitation from ‘De 5 Gaarde’ to taste their Schackenborg Dry Gin including a challenge of creating the perfect Schackenborg drink/cocktails. After some hours in our GinCanDo-lab, ‘The Princess of Schackenborg’ was created.

· 7,5cl Schackenborg Dry Gin
· 10cl GinCanDo raspberry syrup
· 5cl fresh pressed organic orange juice
· 1,25cl fresh pressed organic lime juice
· 2,5cl elderflower cordial

Pour all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with plenty of ice. Shake well, strain the drink into a Champagne saucers

Top-up with
· 5cl Hancock Tonic Water or another neutral tonic

Garnish the drink with fresh raspberries

GinCanDo raspberry syrup
· 225g organic raspberries
· 1 cup of water
· 1/2 stick of liquorice root
· 3 tablespoon of acacia honey

Place the syrup ingredients in a small saucepan over medium-high heat and bring to a boil. Lower heat and let simmer for 10 minutes, or until the syrup has reduced by half. Take off heat, strain mixture, and let cool completely.

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