Sensation

Sensation cocktail

Type: Cocktail

Aptly named, the Sensation Cocktail is a delicious blend of fresh mint leaves, gin, lime juice and maraschino liqueur. It’s a refreshing drink that is easy to make and is the perfect summer party offering.

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Ingredients

  • 50ml gin
  • 15ml maraschino liqueur
  • Juice of 1/4 lemon
  • 15ml sugar syrup
  • 2 sprigs of fresh mint
  • Lemon zest - to garnish

How to make

  1. Shake all the ingredients, including the sprigs of mint, together with some ice in a cocktail shaker
  2. Once chilled, strain into a cocktail glass
  3. Garnish with a piece of lemon zest

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