Experience the exquisite Singleton Swizzle cocktail, a tantalising blend of The Singleton of Dufftown whisky, luscious honey, invigorating ginger, and a touch of lime. This delectable elixir will transport you to a realm of indulgence and delight.
At the heart of this captivating cocktail lies The Singleton of Dufftown whisky, specifically the 18-year-old expression. This distinguished whisky showcases the impeccable craftsmanship and rich heritage of The Singleton Distillery. The Singleton of Dufftown 18 YO whisky boasts a complex character with notes of dried fruits, warm spices, and a velvety smoothness that lingers on the palate. Its depth and sophistication form the foundation for the Singleton Swizzle, elevating the cocktail to new heights of indulgence.
The addition of Amontillado Sherry adds a subtle richness and depth to the cocktail, enhancing the overall complexity of flavours. This fortified wine brings nutty undertones and a gentle sweetness that harmonises beautifully with the character of The Singleton Whisky.
Honey and ginger syrup infuse the cocktail with a delightful sweetness and a warming spiciness. The honey adds a smooth and luxurious touch, while the ginger syrup provides a subtle kick that enlivens the senses. Together, they create a harmonious balance of flavours that dance on the palate, tantalising the taste buds with each sip.
A dash of lime juice adds a refreshing citrusy note, providing a delightful contrast to the richness of the whisky and the sweetness of the honey and ginger. This brightens the overall profile of the cocktail, creating a harmonious symphony of flavours that is both invigorating and indulgent.
The Singleton Swizzle is best enjoyed during moments of relaxation and celebration. Its refreshing and invigorating nature makes it a perfect choice for warm summer evenings or as a sophisticated accompaniment to gatherings with friends and loved ones. Whether sipped by the poolside, at a rooftop bar or as an aperitif before a decadent dinner, the Singleton Swizzle elevates any occasion, adding a touch of elegance and flair.
Grab a cocktail shaker and fill it with crushed ice
Pour 45 ml of The Singleton of Dufftown 18YO, 7 ml of Amontillado Sherry, 15 ml of honey, 15 ml of ginger syrup and 15 ml of lime juice into the shaker
Shake vigorously to combine
Strain the mixture into a highball glass and some add crushed ice
Swizzle the drink using a swizzle stick or a spoon to mix
Add more crushed ice to create an ice cone and add bitters on top
Garnish the drink with a mint sprig