Summer cocktails to enjoy this Bank Holiday Weekend


Whether it’s “sun’s out, guns out” or we’re just wishing it will be – make the most of the bank holiday weekend (we haven’t got another until August) with these delicious summer cocktails by Create.



Sometimes you can’t beat a classic

juice of 1 lime

1 tsp granulated sugar

small handful mint

leaves, plus extra sprig to serve

60ml white rum

soda water, to taste


– Combine the lime juice, sugar and mint leaves in a cocktail shaker, and crush with a cocktail muddler to release all the flavours (you can also use the end of a rolling pin) –

– Pour into a tall glass and add a handful of ice and the rum –

– Top up with soda water, garnish with mint and serve –


Vodka Blossom

A fruity vodka dream

50ml Vodka

12.5ml Lemon Juice

25ml Orange Juice

12.5ml Homemade Strawberry Syrup

Mango Juice


– Garnish with strawberries and serve in a chilled glass –


Summer Lovin’

Mother’s ruin no more

50ml Strawberry Infused Sipsmith Gin

12.5ml Crème de Fraise

12.5ml Fresh Lemon Juice

Cloudy Apple Juice


– Served in a rocks glass with muddled strawberries –


Mexican Bramble

Go all out with this tequila treat

50ml Tequila

12.5ml Crème de Cassis

12.5ml Blueberry Syrup

50ml Cranberry Juice



– Serve in a large glass with a blueberry garnish and plenty of ice –


Award-winning caterers, Create, wrote this blog – for more foodie related articles head over to their website.