NON-ALCOHOLIC DRINKS

3 alcohol-free 'gin' tipples by Christie Knight

 

Because everyone deserves to enjoy precious moments, regardless of whether they are drinking or not.

We tapped Christie Knight, non-alcoholic enthusiast, for her top 3 favourite non-alcoholic 'gin' tipples that are easy to recreate at home. Scroll to explore...

Alcohol-free 'gin' to add to your home bar

"Honey water is an amazing alternative to sugar syrup; it brings more of a rich flavour and is something you probably already have in the cupboard! Use boiling water to loosen the honey, so it mixes well in the glass."

Christie Knight

@christieknight

Christie’s top 3 non-alcoholic cocktails

01.

Elderflower Spritz

A toast-worthy tasty long drink made for any occasion.  

 

INGREDIENTS 

40ml Tanqueray 0.0%

15ml elderflower cordial 

Fever-Tree White Grape & Apricot Soda 

Ice – lots of it! 

 

GARNISH 

Fresh mint sprig

 

METHOD   

Add 40ml Tanqueray 0.0% to a wine glass with 15ml elderflower cordial. Fill your wine glass with ice before topping your cocktail with deliciously balanced Fever-Tree White Grape & Apricot Soda. Give it a gentle stir and garnish with a fresh mint sprig.

TIP: The more ice in your spritz, the longer your drink will stay chilled. The less ice, the quicker it will dilute. So, make sure you’ve got plenty in there! 

 

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02.

Lemon Sour

When life gives you lemons, make Lemon Sour cocktails for everyone. 

 

INGREDIENTS 

50ml Gordon's 0.0% Gin

30ml fresh lemon juice 

1 egg white or 20ml aquafaba  

15ml simple syrup 

 

GARNISH 

Lemon twist

 

METHOD   

Add 50ml Tanqueray 0.0% to your shaker, along with 30ml fresh lemon juice and 15ml simple syrup. Add 1 egg white or 20ml aquafaba, then close your shaker and gently shake to activate the texture. Open the shaker, add plenty of ice, and give it a hard shake. Strain into a rock glass over ice and garnish with a lemon twist. 

 

TIP: Use a potato peeler to peel a long thin strip off your lemon. Roll this lemon twist over the cocktail and watch as the lemon oils from the peel fly over the cocktail.

 

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03.

Garden Highball

A delicious cocktail encompassing all the refreshing flavour of the British countryside. 

 

INGREDIENTS 

50ml Tanqueray 0.0% 

50ml cloudy apple juice 

25ml elderflower cordial 

10ml lemon juice 

Soda water 

 

GARNISH 

1 cucumber 

 

METHOD   

Chop your cucumber into a few long and thin discs. Add 50ml Tanqueray 0.0% to a shaker with 50ml cloudy apple juice, 20ml elderflower cordial and 10ml lemon juice. Pop a couple of cucumber discs in there, too, for added freshness. Add ice to the shaker and give it a good old shake before straining into a highball glass full of ice. Garnish with a fresh cucumber disc and mint sprig. Top the glass with a splash of soda for some effervescence. 

 

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