Our expert on all things luxury, Margaret Wolhuter, hosted 2C’s last Friday night. She showed us how given just 30 minutes you can treat yourself to something fabulous! After spending many working lunches in The Connaught Bar, Margaret asked their head mixologist Rastislav Cerven to create a special cocktail to help us celebrate our upcoming 30 year anniversary.
To find out exactly how to make the The Partners Punch please see the recipe below and watch Rasti expertly mix it up.
The Partners Punch
35 ml Bols Genever (High quality gin)
10 ml Creme de Violette
20 ml rhubarb juice
20 ml home-made lemon sherbet
50 ml Champagne
Pour all of the ingredients beside champagne into a punch bowl, fill with ice an stir. Top with champagne and garnish with grated nutmeg, lemon zest and seasonal fruit. Enjoy!
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