Celebratory Cocktails for the Prince of Cambridge

Celebrate the royal birth Yorkshire-style and raise your glasses with these fabulously fruity Raisthorpe Manor cocktail recipes fit for a King!

*Regal refresher*

For a noble fizz fit for a prince shake together 1 measure Raisthorpe Damson Gin Liqueur with 1/2tsp powdered sugar (whiz in a blender or grind with a pestle and mortar) and a squeeze of lemon.

Pour over ice and top with soda.

*Baby shower smoothie*

Commemorate the birth of the royal baby with a majestic muddle of summer fruit by blending Raisthorpe Raspberry Gin Liqueur with a scoop of vanilla ice-cream, crushed raspberries or strawberries, and ice-cubes.

*Princely punch*

Raise a glass to the imperial arrival and put a Yorkshire spin on a Royal Whisky Sour by mixing Raisthorpe Game Keepers Finest Whisky with crushed ice, half measure lemon juice, 2 cherries and 1tsp sugar syrup (dissolve sugar in a little water).

Serve in a tumbler with a garnish of cherries.

*Pear for the heir*

Toast the heir to the throne with this green goddess of cocktails made from 2 juiced pears and apples and 2tbsp lemon juice shaken with Raisthorpe Sloe Gin and a dollop of honey.

Pour over ice and add a splash of club soda.

Raisthorpe Manor lovingly produces an award-winning range of gins and liqueurs in the heart of the Yorkshire Wolds, combining only the finest, locally sourced ingredients with traditional family recipes, to create distinct, natural flavours.

The range of liqueurs are stocked all over the UK. Here’s the link to Raisthorpe Manor’s website, where all products can be purchased, but if you’d like any further information, high-res images, or samples please don’t hesitate to get in touch – www.raisthorpemanor.com