Gin Cocktail

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St.Patrick’s Day calls for a cocktail of class – a tipple to celebrate with friends and appreciate our Irish roots. We suggest adding Irish gin to your cocktails for the perfect nod to patriotism this March

Bee’s Knees Cocktail

Serves 1


  • 50ml Drumshanbo, Gunpowder Irish Gin
  • 10ml runny honey
  • 5ml water
  • 15ml fresh lemon juice


  1. Stir the honey into the water until it has dissolved to make a syrup.
  2. Pour the honey mixture into a cocktail shaker with the gin, lemon juice and a couple of ice cubes. Shake well.
  3. Strain into a cocktail glass.

This recipe originally appeared in FOOD&WINE Magazine, March 2017

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