Cocktails of the month

27 August, 2008
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Crowned World Cocktail Champion at the IBA World Cocktail competition in Taiwan (see above), Krista Meri from Estonia won the prestigious award with Golden Autumn

Golden Autumn

2 cl Nemiroff Original

2 cl Martini Extra Dry

1 barsp Disaronno

1 cl Monin Pomme Verde

2 barsp Marie Brizard lime cordial

Method: Shake and strain into a cocktail glass and†garnish with apple and blueberry.

The IBA World Flairtending Champion, Danilo Oribe from Uruguay, won the title using this cocktail, Taiwan Vice

Taiwan Vice

3 cl Matrioshka vodka

0.75 cl Campari

0.75 cl Galliano

6 cl grapefruit juice

1 cl lime juice

Top up with MoŽt & Chandon


Method: Shake and serve in a Saturne glass and garnish†with green apple and red apple.


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