Yorkshire Times
A Voice of the Free Press
Jan Harris
Deputy Group Editor
1:00 AM 10th February 2024

Romantic Valentine's Day Cocktails

The perfect way to celebrate the special occasion this year is with these superb cocktails from the Harrogate-based company, Slingsby Gin. They are sure to impress your gin lover and guaranteed to be the star attraction at any celebration not just for Valentine's Day.

So why not try one of these superb cocktails when celebrating.

French Kiss (based on a French Martini)


50ml Slingsby Rhubarb Gin
50ml Pineapple juice
20ml Lime juice
25ml Chambord


Shake all ingredients with ice
Strain into a coupe glass

Rhubarb Rossini

25ml Slingsby Yorkshire Rhubarb Gin
20ml Elderflower Liqueur
10ml Raspberry Purée


Shake the puree, elderflower liqueur and gin.
Strain into a flute or coupe and top with champagne.
Garnish with a blackberry on the rim.

Rhubarb Coconut Sour


30ml Slingsby Yorkshire Rhubarb Gin
15ml Koko Kanu
20ml Lemon juice
15ml Sugar syrup
Egg White


Shake & double strain into a coupe glass.
Garnish with two or three raspberries.

Indulge the gin lover in your life to a personalised bottle of delicious Slingsby Rhubarb Gin, the perfect romantic red gift for Valentine’s day and ideal for mixing and muddling delicious Valentine’s day cocktails at home - like Slingsby’s romantic French Kiss cocktail.

Why not show someone special you really care by personalising a Slingsby bottle with a beloved nickname, creating a truly sentimental gift for a loved one or best friend for Galentine’s Day.

Not to be left out in the cold here is a lovely cocktail using Gooseberry Gin.

Playing Gooseberry


35ml Slingsby Gooseberry Gin
15ml Elderflower cordial
10ml Lemon juice
Garnish lemon peel twist


Build all ingredients in a chilled flute glass
Garnish with lemon peel twist

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