Cointreau have a new limited edition bottle out for Christmas and it’s a real beauty. Taking inspiration from the roaring twenties – the Golden Age of cocktails – the classic bottle has been transformed with striking art deco curves, combining timeless style and geometry to create the Cointreau Golden Age Limited Edition.
But of course it’s what’s inside that counts and Cointreau is actually the cornerstone of more than 350 cocktails – so well worth stocking up your drinks cabinet this festive season.
The Golden Age Limited will be available to purchase exclusively at Selfridges for a RRP of £29.99 from 20th November 2017.
Here are a couple of cocktails to get you started…
White Lady Recipe
20ml fresh lemon Juice
45ml The Botanist Gin
Egg white (optional)
Combine all ingredients with ice in a mixing glass. Shake and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
Garnish with a lemon twist.
Side Car Recipe
15ml fresh lemon juice
45ml Remy Martin 1738 cognac
Combine all ingredients in a mixing glass.
Wet rim with lemon and press into sugar.
Shake vigorously with ice and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
Cointreau Fizz Recipe
20ml fresh lime juice
100ml sparkling water
Fill a glass with ice, add Cointreau, the juice of half a lime and top off with sparkling water.
Garnish with the fruit or vegetable of your choice.