newportsnap cocktail

Newportsnap

The Newportsnap is one luxurious cocktail. Perfect for an autumnal evening. This recipe comes from foodandwine.com. Photo credit: ©Lucas Allen

Serves 1

What you’ll need…
  • 50ml Pink Gin
  • 22ml Fresh Lemon juice
  • 22ml Simple syrup
  • 30ml No.5 Red
  • 1 cup ice

How to make it…

  1. Pre-chill your tumbler size glass. When you are ready to make the cocktail, add ice to it.
  2. In a cocktail shaker, combine the gin, Simple Syrup and lemon juice.
  3. Fill the shaker with ice and shake well.
  4. Strain over the ice in the glass.
  5. Using the back of a spoon, float the wine on top. Slowly pouring it over the back of a spoon near the drink’s surface.
  6. Enjoy! Don’t forget to tag us in your creations on instagram.

Making Simple Syrup…

To make simple sugar, heat equal parts sugar and water in a small saucepan over medium-high heat, stirring until sugar has dissolved. Let cool completely before using.