Joanna Simon’s Sloe Dance

The sloe gin gives a warming, Christmassy pink glow to a cocktail that is packed with zing. Add another teaspoon of elderflower cordial if you want it sweeter. The flavours of this cocktail dance on the tongue; deliciously lovely!!


Joanna Simon’s Sloe Dance


For 1
2 fresh mint leaves, plus a small sprig to garnish
25ml sloe gin
25ml vodka
5ml (1 teaspoon) fresh lime juice
5ml (1 teaspoon) Belvoir Elderflower Cordial
50ml Belvoir Cox Apple Pressé
Twist of lime peel

Glass: Highball


Put cubes of ice in the glass, add two of the mint leaves, then all the liquids, ending with the Cox Apple Pressé. Garnish with the mint sprig and twist of lime peel