"In the grand and disorderly pursuit of life, perfection is ill-advised except in the case of cocktails"
Lord Penfield 1867
The Red Queen
100ml | 3 fl oz cranberry juice
80ml | 2.7 fl oz ( 1/3 cup) Hendricks gin
40ml | St Germain (Elderflower liqueur)
juice of 1/2 lemon
fresh cranberries threaded on cocktail sticks to garnish
- Fill your cocktail shaker with plenty of ice and add all the ingredients (apart from the fresh cranberries). Shake until a frost forms on the shaker – about 30 seconds.
- Pour into chilled martini or coupe glasses and garnish with the fresh cranberries.
This recipe was developed for Waitrose Christmas Drinks feature - go to link for more festive drink inspiration.