absinthe cocktail

Perfect Summer Long Drinks with Pastis and Absinthe

Sitting under a palm tree shaded from the Mediterranean sun, enjoying a peaceful moment, glass of pastis in hand. Sitting by the side of a pool with a mojito. Paradise.

Ok, we may not be able to transport you to the south of France, but wherever you are in the world, we can send you the finest refreshing summer drinks France has to offer. There is nothing better than that on a warm summer day.

We’ve put together a selection of delicious and easy-to-prepare cocktail recipes for you. They can be prepared with the absinthe and syrups made by Combier, a distiller and syrup maker with over a century of experience.

 

Our selection of long drinks and summer cocktails for 2016

Surprise your friend with a refreshing long drink or cocktail! There are some classic cocktails, as well as some rather new creations in our selection.

Artemisia

Artemisia Cocktail
Realized by Lou Serafini (Hotel 5* Le Burgundy, Paris)

 

Add all ingredients (except for the tonic water) to a cocktail shaker. Shake briefly and let it rest for 1 minute. Add ice cubes and shake again. Strain into a cocktail glass and fill up with tonic water. Garnish with some dill.

 

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Absinthe Cocktail: Vinyl Sunset

We have a new cocktail recipe for you: The Vinyl Sunset – an ideal cocktail for hot temperatures!

 

Ingredients:

3cl Absinthe (we suggest Absinthe Valkyria to go with this cocktail)

2cl Cassis

1 Dash of lemon juice

Some soda or lemonade to fill up your glass

How to mix it:

Simply add the absinthe, cassis and lemon juice together with some crushed ice to a cocktail or longdrink glass. Fill the glass up to the top with either soda or lemonade, depending on how much of a sweet tooth you have got.

 

Santé!

 

 

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