COCKTAILS

The versatility of Brighton Gin makes it a perfect gin for a cocktail. We’re always on the lookout for guest recipes. Found the perfect recipe? Let us know!

The first nine cocktails are all-time classics, whilst the ones following are often seasonal as they are added to our blog when we are inspired…

Brighton G&T

Enjoy Brighton Gin in a classic G&T. We recommend a splash of premium tonic, plenty of fresh ice and a slice of fresh orange to garnish. INGREDIENTS 50ml Brighton Gin Premium tonic water METHOD Fill a tumbler or gin glass with plenty of fresh ice. Pour gin over…

Gin Rickey

Refreshing, simple and one of our founders favourite ways to enjoy Brighton Gin! INGREDIENTS 50ml Brighton Gin 20ml fresh lime juice Soda METHOD Fill a high ball glass with lots of fresh ice. Combine gin and fresh lime, top with soda. Garnish with a couple of lime…

Bees Knees

Also known as a Gin Sting, this delicious combination of honey, orange and lemon will certainly get your taste buds buzzing. INGREDIENTS 50ml Brighton Gin 20ml fresh lemon juice 20ml fresh orange juice 15ml honey METHOD Combine all ingredients together in a shaker,…

Clover Club

The Clover Club predates the Prohibition era and was named after a Philadelphia men’s club. Don’t be fooled by this ‘pretty in pink’ gin cocktail, it’s fresh, slightly sweet, but certainly packs a punch; and you won’t have just one either… INGREDIENTS 50ml Brighton…

Gin Old Fashioned

There’s nothing like a Old Fashioned to finish your evening. This wonderful combination of elderflower and Brighton Gin, is fresh and delicate and the perfect after-dinner tipple! INGREDIENTS 50ml Brighton Gin 20ml St Germain Elderflower Liqueur 3 dashes orange…

Martini

Shaken, stirred, dirty, wet or dry. However you like your martini, make sure it’s Brighton Gin. There are many variations of a martini, but this is a classic, dry… as a bone if you like. INGREDIENTS 50ml Brighton Gin 15ml Dry vermouth METHOD Combine ingredients in a…

White Lady

This classic cocktail is made using cointreau, or another triple sec. The orange aspect of this cocktail perfectly compliment the notes of orange in Brighton Gin. We’ve used egg white in this to create a silky, smooth texture. But, it’s also delicious without!…

Negroni

James Bond’s second choice when he wasn’t in the mood for a martini. This classic is one of our all-time favourites. Keep an eye on the blog for some variations! INGREDIENTS 45ml Brighton Gin 25ml Campari 25ml Red Vermouth METHOD Combine all ingredients in a mixing…

Sussex 75

Our take on a French 75 uses Brighton Gin, fresh lemon and Ridgeview Sparkling Wine from Sussex. INGREDIENTS 50ml Brighton Gin 20ml Lemon juice Top with sparkling wine METHOD Combine Brighton Gin and lemon in a flute and top with sparkling wine. Garnish with a lemon…

Dry January Mocktails

HAPPY NEW YEAR! Wishing you all a fantastic 2018 and hoping you all had a very Merry Christmas. Many of you will now be taking part in Dry January, where you’ll be cutting down or not having any alcohol for the whole of January. “Dry January?! But you make gin!” we…

Rocktail

 The rocktail is a Brighton Gin original. When you need your drink to be that little bit more Brighton-y, this is the drink for you. ingredients 50ml Brighton Gin (stockists) 150ml Premium Tonic Water Chunk of Brighton Gin rock (available here) Plenty of ice Put the…

It’s That Bloody Thyme Again

  It’s That Bloody Thyme Again… perfect for anyone regardless if you’re Santa Claus himself or the grinch. This cocktail is a delicious, impressive wintery cocktail that really good for any occasion and super easy to make…  ingredients 50ml Brighton Gin…

Apple & Blackberry Ginble

This cocktail, is our twist on the modern-classic, Bramble; that pairs flavours of blackberries and lemon. I’ll also include the recipe for a classic Bramble at the bottom of this post! With blackberries at their best at this time of year, we think this is a perfect…

Mulled Gin

Prepare for a real winter warmer with all the good stuff chucked in! Our mulled gin is a favourite of ours and is so perfect for serving if you’re hosting this Christmas as it’s quick and easy to prepare but tastes very impressive… if we do say so ourselves! what…

Lychee Slime Ball

Treat yourself to this trick which is sure to impress guests… or even just yourself… over the Halloween season using our wonderful gin and lychees to make a deliciously gross cocktail! It’s very easy to make so don’t get too caught up over the creepiness of it….

Pomegranate & Rosemary G&T

This pomegranate & rosemary gin and tonic is a lovely fruity yet herbacious alternative to a traditional gin & tonic. This cocktail is so easy to make, you can do it with your eyes closed!    INGREDIENTS 50ml Brighton Gin (want to know where you can pick…

The Eastern Pear

This cocktail is delicously spicy with subtle notes of pear and apple. Perfect autumn tipple! INGREDIENTS 50ml Brighton Gin 20ml Apple juice (we love Wobbegate!) 15ml lemon juice 25ml Pear, star anise & cardamom syrup 1 large egg white METHOD Dry shake (without…

Homemade Pear, Star Anise & Cardamom Syrup

This syrup is so delicious, it’s half tempting to drink it straight out the bottle! INGREDIENTS 2 cup caster sugar 2 cup water 3 pears 3 star anise 4 cardamom pods METHOD Put equal parts sugar and water (We use 2 cups of each) into a saucepan along with the pears,…

Homemade Cinnamon Syrup

THIS HOMEMADE CINNAMON IS PERFECT FOR MAKING OUR APPLE & BLACKBERRY GINBLE, OR SIMPLY POUR ON YOUR PANCAKES!  INGREDIENTS 1 cup caster sugar 1 cup water 3 cinnamon sticks 1 tsp vanilla extract METHOD Put equal parts sugar and water (We use 1 cup of each) into…

How to Drink Brighton Gin

  If you’ve enjoyed Brighton Gin before, you may already be familiar with our spirit and our recommended serve. However, if this is your first time (welcome!), keep reading to learn how we suggest to drink our wonderful spirit. So, a few tasting notes. Clear and…

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