Elderflower and gin cocktail

Who was I kidding? I didn’t just make elderflower lemonade for the kids, in the back of my mind I must have though elderflower gin cocktail. It was a Saturday after all and the sun was out. And it was gin o’clock. So when the kids had had their fill of elderflower virgin cocktails I made a grownup version with gin and oh my goodness, I could drink these all day long…

The glasses got frosted for effect but next time I makeing this I won’t bother with sugar frosting or fancy cocktail glasses, I’ll just use a large tumbler. Then I don’t have to get out of my chair for the refill. It’s that good. And highly medicinal…

For the lemonade recipe see here.

Ingredients:

  • a good gin
  • home made elderflower lemonade (or shop bought when not in season)
  • ice
  • sugar to frost the glass

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