Spice up your cocktail menu

Check out these delicious recipes courtesy of Absolut Vodka

SMASHING FIZ

Ingredients

45ml Absolut Grapefruit

30ml mint syrup

3 lemon wedges

Pour all ingredients into a shaker. Add ice cubes and shake. Strain and pour into a cocktail glass.

Soda water

1 sprig mint leaf

How to mix

Prepare mint syrup by infusing leftover mint leaves in simple syrup, then strain.

Muddle lemon wedges in mint syrup and add Absolut Grapefruit. Add ice, shake and pour into an ice-filled highball glass. Top up with soda water and garnish with a mint sprig.


GRAPEFRUIT DROP

Ingredients

30ml Absolut Grapefruit

20ml lime juice

10ml Triple Sec

10ml simple syrup

1 peel grapefruit

How to mix

Pour all ingredients into a shaker. Add ice cubes and shake. Strain and pour into a cocktail glass. Garnish with grapefruit peel (sugar rim optional).

ROSE KENNEDY COCKTAIL

Ingredients

30ml Absolut Grapefruit

30ml soda water

1 splash cranberry juice

1 lemon wedge

How to mix

Fill a rocks glass with ice. Pour vodka, soda water and add a splash of cranberry juice. Garnish with lemon wedge.

THE SWEDISH POLAMA

Ingredients

45ml Absolut Grapefruit

45ml ruby grapefruit juice

10ml lime juice

Soda water

1 grapefruit wedge

How to mix

Fill a shaker with ice cubes. Add Absolut Grapefruit, ruby grapefruit juice and lime juice. Shake and strain into a highball glass. Top up with soda water. Garnish with a grapefruit wedge and a sugar rim.

THE GREYHOUND 

Ingredients

45ml Absolut Grapefruit

90ml grapefruit juice

1 twist grapefruit zest

How to mix

Fill a highball glass with ice cubes. Add all ingredients. Garnish with a twisted grapefruit zest.

GRAPEFRUIT DROP SHOT

Ingredients

30ml Absolut Grapefruit

10ml Absolut Vodka

20ml lemon juice

10ml simple syrup

1 pink grapefruit wedge

How to mix

Fill a shaker with ice cubes. Add all ingredients. Shake and strain into a shot glass. Garnish with a pink grapefruit wedge.