When relaxing on a much needed weekly off or while hosting a house party, delicious brunch cocktails are a must-have. Go raid your kitchen cabinet and who knows you may be surprised with what you have in there.
Bring out those bottles and get those fancy cocktail glasses.
But, don't just pop the bottle. Pick your liquor of choice and make the perfect drink.
We called in the in-house expert, Andrew Young, Brand Ambassador, Diageo and he created some new cocktails that will surely be a hit among your brunch buddies.
1. Canary Cocktail
A delicious Ketel One concoction that uses classic Italian flavours.
45 ml Ketel One
15 ml Limoncello
30 ml Pineapple Juice
15 ml Candied lemon
30 ml Fresh Lemon Juice
Add the Ketel One vodka, Limoncello, pineapple juice and fresh lemon juice in a shaker. Shake and strain in an old fashioned glass. Garnish with candied lemon or lemon twist.
2. Black Orchard Spritz
A fresh and spritzy Johnnie Walker Black Label highball with apple and soda.
60 ml JW Black Label
90 ml Apple Juice
In a Collins glass, build the Johnnie Walker Black Label Whisky and apple juice and top it up with soda. Garnish with lemon wheel.
Image Credits: The Mix
3. Tanq ‘75
Classic sparkling cocktail combining Tanqueray gin and fresh lemon, then topped with sparkling wine.
30 ml Tanqueray
20 ml Fresh lemon juice
20 ml Sugar syrup
In a champagne flute, add all the ingredients and shake. Top with sparkling wine and garnish with a lemon peel.
Image Credits: The Bar
4. Dutch Caipirovska
Fresh and vibrant mix of Ketel One with lime and honey.
60 ml Ketel One
10 ml Honey
20 ml Lime Juice
Combine the Ketel One vodka, honey and lime juice in a cocktail shaker. Shake and dump in a rocks glass. Garnish with an orange slice.