Cocktails

The Trade Winds

Whether it blows hot or cold, champagne cocktails are a treat for any occasion and this one is as refreshing as it is colorful.

INGREDIENT:

1 measure gin

½ measure cherry brandy

½ measure lemon juice

1-2 dashes syrup de gomme

½ scoop crushed ice

Champagne, chilled

Cherries, to decorate

METHOD:

1. Shake together all but the champagne over ice until frosted and strain into the base of a champagne glass.

2. Top up with chilled champagne and decorate with fresh cherries.