March 4, 2018 7:51 pm
Updated: March 4, 2018 7:55 pm

Saturday Sips: Spring Cocktails

WATCH: Kaitlyn Stewart, the head bartender from the Royal Dinette, shares her refreshing gin cocktail recipe that will be sure to put a 'spring' in your step.

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Kaitlyn Stewart, head bartender at Royal Dinette, prepares two cocktails: Gin & Roses and Man in Black

Gins & Roses

1.5oz Tanqueray nº10 gin
0.5oz Akvavit
0.5oz Rose water gomme
0.5oz Lime juice
Egg white
Tonic

Combine all ingredients (excluding the tonic) into a shaker tin and “dry” shake for 5 seconds. Add ice to the shaker tin and “wet” shake. Strain over fresh ice into a collins glass and top with tonic water. Garnish with a cucumber ribbon and dried rose petals.

Man in Black

1.5oz Tonka bean infused Johnnie Walker Black
0.5oz Pear Liqueur
2 bar spoons of Maple Syrup
2 cases Smoke & Oak bitters
Lemon zest

Combine all ingredients into a mixing glass. Stir for 10 seconds. Strain into a small rocks glass over fresh ice. Garnish with grated tonka bean and a lemon twist.

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