Queen's Birthday Cocktails
To celebrate Her Majesty’s birthday, South Wales pays homage by giving us a coronation of the most majestic cocktails.
The Queen's Tipple
William Chase Gin shaken with Dubonett, Chase English Elderflower Liqueur garnished with an orange peel, lime and a flower.
Merlins Bar at Celtic Manor Resort, Coldra Woods, Usk Valley, NP18 1HQ @TheCelticManor
House of Savoy
Fresh kumquats soaked and muddled with orange liqueur and then stirred into Aperol. Topped with Prosecco and served garnished with an orange wheel.
Mamma Linas Italian Cocktail Bar, 68 Tregwilym Road, Rogerstone, NP10 9EJ @MammaLinas
White Grape & Rose Martini
Beefeater Gin and rose syrup are shaken with coconut water, fresh lime juice, gomme syrup, egg white, fresh white grapes, cucumber, dill and a dash of The Bitter Truth Rose Water
Dirty Martini, 71-72 St Mary Street, Cardiff, CF10 1FA @DirtyMartiniCDF
I heard she likes green
Midori melon liqueur mixed with Chartreuse Green liqueur and shaken over ice with Portobello Road Gin, National Pride, lemon and sugar. A dash of plum bitters and garnished with brandy soaked cherries.
Lab 22, 22 Caroline Street, Cardiff, CF10 1FG
Portobello Road Gin infused with Earl Grey Tea, home-made lavender gomme, fresh lemon juice, egg white shaken and garnished with rose petals and and orange peel.
The Bootlegger, 5A Womanby Street, Cardiff, CF10 1BR @CDFBootlegger
Sloe Gin, egg white, lemon juice, sugar syrup shaken over ice. Royally crowned with a meringue, raspberries and edible glitter.
Pitch Boutique Bar & Eatery, 3 Mill Lane, Cardiff, CF10 1FL @PitchCardiff
Citroen vodka, Triple Sec, Cranberry Juice and freshly squeezed lime shaken over ice and topped with Champagne. Garnished with an orange twirl.
Radisson Blu Hotel, Bute Terrace, Cardiff, CF10 2FL
Royal Blue Lagoon
Pour vodka and blue curacao in a shaker with ice, shake well & strain into ice filled glass, top with lemonade, garnish with a lemon wedge and serve.
Coyote Ugly Saloon, 78 St Mary Street, Cardiff, CF10 1FL @CoyoteUglyWales