Festive cocktails: The Red Queen
The Red Queen cocktail: beautiful, capricious and a little dangerous... this festive gin-based cocktail was named after the Red Queen in Alice in Wonderland.
- 100 ml | 3 1/2 fl oz cranberry juice
- 80 ml | ⅓ cup Hendricks gin
- 40 ml | ⅛ cup St Germain Elderflower liqueur
- ½ lemon, juice only
- 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.
Calories: 188kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 1mg | Potassium: 39mg | Sugar: 14g | Vitamin C: 5mg | Iron: 1mg