Diamond Blue

Diamond Blue Cocktail

Base Spirit: Gin, Liqueurs

Type: Modern Classics

Served: Neat/Up

Preparation: Shaken

Strength: Strong

Difficulty: Medium

Flavor Profile: Fruity/Citrus-forward, Sweet

About the Diamond Blue Cocktail

Inspired by Kate Middleton’s giant sapphire engagement ring, this luxurious cocktail is royally delicious.

Ingredients in the Diamond Blue Cocktail

  • .75 oz Hendrick’s Gin
  • .75 oz Crème de violette
  • .25 oz Blue Curaçao
  • 1 Lemon wedge
  • 3 oz Champagne

Garnish: Edible silver powder

Glass: Champagne flute

How to make the Diamond Blue Cocktail

Add the gin, crème de violette and Curaçao to a mixing glass. Squeeze the lemon wedge into the glass and discard. Fill with ice. Stir, and strain into a Champagne flute. Top with the Champagne and garnish with a light dusting of edible silver powder.

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