Crafting the perfect Christmas Cocktail12 December 2023
Searcys Mince Pie & Clementine Martinis: A Festive Delight for you at home holiday celebrations!
The holiday season is upon us, and what better way to elevate your festive celebrations than with the newly launched Searcys Rum and London Dry Gin, now available for you to enjoy in the comfort of your own home! Join us in adding a touch of Searcys to your seasonal merriment with the delightful Searcys Mince Pie & Clementine Martinis. Follow along for a step-by-step guide to crafting this seasonal concoction that’s sure to impress your guests. And remember, order by 2 pm on the 21st of December to ensure your ingredients arrive just in time for Christmas!
Searcys Mince Pie & Clementine Martinis
Mince Mint Syrup (12 servings):
- 150g caster sugar
- 100g mincemeat
For the Cocktails (2 servings):
- 75ml Searcys London Dry Gin
- 50ml Searcys Rum
- 100ml freshly squeezed clementine juice
- 1 tsp sugar
- 1 tsp ground mixed spice
- 2 cinnamon sticks/dry orange slices
1. Prepare the Mince Pie Syrup:
- In a saucepan, combine 150g caster sugar, 100g mincemeat, and 150ml water.
- Bring the mixture to a boil, stirring continuously.
- Once boiled, strain the mixture through a muslin-lined sieve and allow it to cool.
- Set aside the delicious mincemeat syrup, perfect for 12 servings.
2. Prepare the Glasses:
- Mix 1 tsp of sugar and 1 tsp of ground mixed spice on a plate.
- Rub the rim of your martini glasses with a juicy clementine slice.
- Dip the glass rims into the sugar and spice mix to create a festive coating.
- Set the glasses aside for the finishing touch.
3. Craft the Martinis:
- In a cocktail shaker, combine 75ml Searcys London Dry Gin, 50ml Searcys Rum, 100ml freshly squeezed clementine juice, 50ml of the prepared mincemeat syrup, and a generous handful of ice.
- Shake the mixture well until it’s delightfully cold.
- Strain the mixture and pour it into the prepared martini glasses.
4. Garnish and Enjoy:
- Garnish each martini with a cinnamon stick or a slice of dry orange.
- Sip, savour, and relish the delightful combination of seasonal flavours in your Searcys Mince Pie & Clementine Martinis.
Cheers to joyous celebrations and happy sipping! Don’t forget to order by 2 pm on the 21st of December to ensure your ingredients arrive in time for Christmas. Cheers!
GIFTS AND EXPERIENCES
Explore our full range of gifts and make it 'A Very Searcys Christmas'. From our 2023 charity bauble and stocking filler Tea Towels, and Champagne Stoppers to Signature Spirits and Champagne Gifts boxes and Gift Experiences - We have the perfect festive treat for you to spoil your loved ones with this holiday season. Order by 2pm on the 21st December to receive in time for Christmas
SEARCYS SIGNATURE SPIRITS
The newest arrivals to the Searcys gifting collection - Searcys London Dry Gin and Searcys Caribbean Rum. Crafted by Hawkridge Distillers, especially for Searcys, our Gin and Rum make for the ultimate gift for any cocktail lover or liquor connoisseur.SHOP NOW
SEARCYS CHAMPAGNE AND SPARKLING WINE GIFTS
Adding some welcome fizz to the festive season, celebrate the holidays with a ‘pop’ of Searcys own Selected Cuvée Brut or Rosé Champagne, our limited-edition Blanc de Blancs Champagne or our award-winning Searcys English Sparkling Wine. For an extra bit of indulgence, pair your bubbles with our Signature Flutes for the perfect serve and preserve your pop with our Signature Champagen Stopper. Available to deliver nationwide.SHOP NOW
SEARCYS CHRISTMAS CHARITY BAUBLE
The Searcys Christmas Bauble celebrates the essence of the festive season. For each bauble you purchase, we will donate £2 to the Railway Children Charity. Handcrafted in the classic round shape, adorned with an illustration showcasing Searcys locations, such as the iconic Pump Room in Bath, the elegant Searcys at The Gherkin, and the charming St Pancras by Searcys. Celebrate the spirit of giving and the magic of the season with this beautifully designed keepsake.SHOP NOW
SEARCYS STOCKING FILLERS
For tea lovers to fans of fizz, our range of smaller gifts for the home are the perfect festive treat. Explore our range of Signature Tea Sets and tea towels, Champagne Flutes and Stoppers.SHOP NOW
CLUB 1847 & GIFT EXPERIENCES
From Champagne Masterclasses and Special Experiences to the gift that keeps on giving - Discover our range of ticketed events, monetary vouchers and Club 1847 Membership and give the gift of Searcys this festive Season.SHOP NOW