Cocktails to make at home PokitPal

It’s never been harder to get a drink at the bar, but who cares when you can rustle up some tasty AF cocktails in the comfort of your own home?

We’ve rounded up some of our favourite cocktails below. Now all you need to do is stock up over at BWS (and earn a pretty rad 5% Cashback in the process) then get your Tom Cruise on.

 

Aperol Spritz

Aperol Sprits - Cocktails at home

Now the days are getting a little warmer, you can’t beat an Aperol Spritz as a cheeky refresher. Both bitter and sweet, fun yet sophisticated – it’s summer in a glass!

Ingredients

Method

  1. Fill wine glass with ice
  2. Add Aperol and Prosecco
  3. Top with soda water
  4. Garnish with a wedge of orange

 

Pina Colada

Pina Colada - Cocktails at home

An oldie but a goodie, the pina colada is so naff it’s become cool all over again. It helps that it tastes bloody good – like a tropical milkshake with a kick. Serve with an umbrella to up the kitsch.

Ingredients

  •  60ml white rum
  •  90ml pineapple juice
  •  30ml coconut cream
  •  Ice cubes
  •  Coconut & pineapple leaves to garnish

Method

  1. Add white rum, pineapple juice and coconut cream into a cocktail shaker
  2. Add ice, shake then strain into a highball glass
  3. Garnish with fresh coconut and pineapple leaves

 

Espresso Martini

Espresso Martini - Cocktails at home

Give in to your coffee cravings at cocktail o’clock! Simply pour into a martini glass and top with a generous splash of spirits for a lively little drink. It’s the best way to shake that after-dinner lull and get the party started.

Ingredients

Method

  1. Pour 1 part each of vodka, Kahlua Coffee Liqueur, and fresh espresso into your cocktail shaker
  2. Add ice and shake until frothy
  3. Strain into a martini glass
  4. Garnish with 3 coffee beans and serve

 

Pimms

Pimms - Cocktails at home

Planning a summer session that goes from day into night? Avoid peaking too soon by lubricating those taste-buds with a jug of Pimms. You’ll get your daily serve of fruit in the process – win-win!

Ingredients

  • 180mL Pimm’s No 1 Aperitif
  •  Strawberries, Cucumber slices, and Orange wedges to garnish
  •  Lemonade
  •  Ginger ale

Method

  1. Fill a jug with ice, halved strawberries, cucumber slices, and orange wedges
  2. Pour in 180mL of Pimm’s No 1 Aperitif
  3. Fill the jug 3/4 of the way with equal parts of lemonade and ginger ale
  4. Fill to the top with more ginger ale

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