Friday Fun: Happy Hour Cocktails!

stones ginger wine cocktail

Friday Fun

Good Afternoon my friends! This summer, Stone’s Ginger Wine is encouraging the nation to declare their love for everything ginger! 2017 is officially the year of the Gingervidual and this summer, and as a strawberry blonde myself, I’m totally on board! But even if you don’t have a hint of ginge, you can still be a Gingervidual in your heart, it’s all about standing up for what you believe in and not conforming to the norm, just like  Stone’s Ginger Wine who have been embracing their ginger roots since 1740.

Happy Hour Cocktails

Stone’s Ginger Wine has partnered with one of London’s top mixologists to create a range of refreshing summer cocktails, which capture the essence of what it means to be a Gingervidual in a glass. I’m pretty sure there is something for everyone in this list and they are so easy to make, that even I was able to muddle my way through (there’s a little cocktail pun in there, for the enthusiasts amongst you!). Wanna make yourself a friday night cocktail… just keep scrollin’! PS. The cocktail I made for the photos is the The Ginger Maverick.

stones ginger wine cocktail

Cocktail Recipes

The Gingervidual

 50ml Stone’s Ginger Wine / 10ml Elderflower Cordial

 Pour the ingredients into a highball, add some ice cubed, stir and top with soda water. Garnish with cucumber strips and raspberries.

(Can also be served in a carafe for sharing. Same method: 250ml Stone’s Ginger Wine, 50ml of Elderflower cordial, top with soda water)

The Ginger Ninja

50ml Stone’s Ginger Wine / 25ml lemon juice

Pour Stone’s Ginger Wine and lemon juice into a tin, shake with ice. Strain into a highball and top with Lager

The Ginger Connoisseur

 50ml Stone’s Ginger Wine / 25ml lime cordial / 15ml Cognac

 Pour all the ingredients into a tin and shake. Strain into a coupette and garnish with a dry lime wheel.

The Ginger Fox

50ml Stone’s Ginger wine / 15ml Gin / 15ml Kamm& Sons (or Campari)

Pour the ingredient into a tumbler, add some ice cubed, stir 10 times. Garnish with an orange twist

The Ginger Maverick

50ml Stone’s Ginger Wine / 25ml Whiskey / 5ml Pear Eau de Vie (Or Brandy)

Pour all the ingredient into a tumbler, add some ice cubed, stir 10 times. Garnish with a candied ginger and a lemon twist.

This post has been sponsored by Stone’s Ginger Wine.

stones ginger wine cocktail

19 Comments

  1. August 11, 2017 / 7:12 pm

    These sound amazing, such a shame ginger doesn’t agree with me 🙁

  2. August 11, 2017 / 7:18 pm

    Oh they look so delish! I really want to make some cocktails now, especially the ginger fox x

  3. August 11, 2017 / 7:59 pm

    Ohh bet this is amazing, I love gin & ginger ale so bet this is amazing xx

  4. August 11, 2017 / 9:00 pm

    Im not the biggest fan of ginger but I do love a cocktail!

  5. August 11, 2017 / 9:42 pm

    I’ve never tried a ginger wine before. I love a cocktail though and are up for giving these recipes a try.

  6. August 11, 2017 / 9:55 pm

    I’ve never actually tried this before but I love the sound of these cocktails! x

    • fashionforlunch
      August 11, 2017 / 11:30 pm

      they are o good!!!

  7. MakeErinOver
    August 11, 2017 / 11:35 pm

    Such beautiful photos lovely! And I love the sound of them they sound so good!

  8. Cass
    August 11, 2017 / 11:54 pm

    These recipes sound amazing! I love a good cocktail!

    Cass | CassandraMyee

  9. August 12, 2017 / 8:08 am

    How gorgeous are your pics!!! Love the cocktails, I must try the Ginger Ninja, Should be refreshing.

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    • fashionforlunch
      August 12, 2017 / 8:59 am

      Ahhhh they are so good! Thank you stopping by! Xxxx

  10. Laura Hollier
    August 12, 2017 / 10:29 am

    These all sound so so delicious x

  11. August 12, 2017 / 4:10 pm

    The ginger fox sounds so yummy! Anything with gin and I’m sold! x

    • fashionforlunch
      August 13, 2017 / 9:45 pm

      Thanks so much babe xxx

  12. August 14, 2017 / 2:50 am

    Oooh these have got to be worth a try

  13. Antonia
    August 14, 2017 / 10:25 am

    The ginga ninja sounds so good! Love the name too x

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