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The classic Negroni cocktail made with Jam Jar Gin

The Negroni

With splendid red colour and complex, satisfying flavour, the Negroni remains as popular as ever. And Jam Jar Gin makes a marvellous one.   The flavour The juniper of the London Dry balances the bitter notes in this splendid drink. The creaminess of Jam Jar Gin smooths out the complex elements and the raspberry leaves add their refreshing citric hit to every sip. Here's how you make it. Ingredients: (for one drink) 25ml Jam Jar Gin 25ml bitters (e.g. Campari) 25ml Italian (sweet, red) vermouth Orange slice Method: Fill a rock glass with plenty of ice Pour ingredients over the ice Stir...

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The classic Martinez made with Jam Jar Gin

Meet the Martinez

The Martinez is often called ‘the father of the martini’. It's a delicate yet complex drink and one of our all-time favourites. It also works particularly well with Jam Jar Gin.   The flavour The sharpness of the maraschino really brings out the citric hit of our London Dry Gin - which comes from raspberry leaves - giving a refreshing, tart bite as you first taste it. Right after that, the mellow sweet vermouth combines gently with the gin's unusually long creaminess to create a soft, smooth ending to the drink. After which, there's nothing to do but enjoy another sip of this great, but often overlooked libation. Here's how...

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