Damson in Distress

Damson in Distress

To mark World Cocktail Day today Foxdenton Estate Gin has released this delicious cocktail recipe made with its fruit liqueur.

World Cocktail Day marks the official date in 1806 when the first definition of a cocktail was printed, defined as “a stimulating liquor, composed of spirits of any kind, sugar, water and bitters”.

Damson In Distress 

50ml Foxdenton Damson Gin

15ml Luxardo Amaretto Liqueur

7.5ml Fresh lemon juice

Shake all ingredients with ice and serve garnished with a slice of lemon.

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