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Friday, 24 March 2017

BLOOM Gin – The Perfect Gift For Mother's Day

Swap afternoon tea for cocktails and treat your mother to some indulgent BLOOM Gin cocktails at Somerset House!

The Pennethorne’s Bar in Somerset House and BLOOM Gin have launched a gorgeous BLOOM Gin cocktail to celebrate Mother’s Day. Described as one of London’s ‘hidden gems’ Pennethorne’s, in the New Wing of Somerset House in London, transforms from cosy lunches and drinks into a cocktail bar at night.

Pennethorne’s will be serving the BLOOMING Love cocktail, created by General Manager and Head Mixologist, Deena Versanszki, who hails originally from New York. Deena’s Blooming Love cocktail will be available at The Pennethorne’s Bar until the end of March.

Served in an elegant Martini glass this cocktail is mixed with BLOOM Gin and Martini Bianco and is garnished with a swirl of cucumber.

Pennethorne’s is open from Mon-Fri 8am-late, Sat 10am-late and Sun closed. Check the website in case of private events. Tables for more than 10 people can be reserved by emailing info@pennethornes.co.uk or calling Group Bookings +44 (0)20 7845 4651.

BLOOM Gin is the perfect gift for Mother’s Day. Its elegant and feminine bottle looks stylish on any drinks table yet is exquisite to drink! Below are a few cocktail suggestions to best enjoy BLOOM Gin:

BLOOM Gin & Tonic with Strawberries - Who needs flowers with this floral infused cocktail. BLOOM’s bespoke botanical blend of honeysuckle and chamomile give the classic Gin & Tonic a totally unique, slightly sweet taste. Serve with fresh sliced strawberries to really enhance the floral flavours.

To make the BLOOM Gin & Tonic with Strawberries at home:

  • Quarter two strawberries
  • Place in a balloon glass
  • Add ice
  • Top with 200ml high quality tonic water
  • Stir gently to ensure that the flavours are well mixed

BLOOM Gin French 75 - Beautifully simple yet sophisticated.

To make the BLOOM Gin French 75 at home you will need:

  • 25ml BLOOM London Dry Gin
  • 25ml freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 10ml sugar syrup (1 water: 2 sugar)
  • Top with good quality Prosecco or Champagne
  • Shake the first three ingredients with ice and strain into a chilled champagne flute. Top with bubbles and garnish with pretty edible flowers.

BLOOM Gin Pear Bellini- Raise a glass to your special mother with this effervescent celebratory cocktail.

To make this BLOOM Pear Bellini at home, you will need:

  • 25ml BLOOM London Dry Gin
  • 10ml pear juice
  • Shake pear juice and BLOOM with ice and fine strain into a chilled glass
  • Top with chilled Prosecco

BLOOM Gin - This elegant, feminine and delicate gin is the perfect gift for Mother's Day. Wonderfully stylish and exquisite to drink.

BLOOM Gin's beautiful new bottle and delicious floral flavour appeals to non-gin drinkers and gin aficionados alike. Distilled by one of the world's few female Master Distillers, Joanne Moore. Joanne chose the flowers of chamomile and honeysuckle, with the citrus fruit pomelo to make up the three main botanicals for BLOOM.

Available in all major supermarkets, Harvey Nichols and Ocado. RRP £24.00 for 70cl. ABV: 40%. http://www.waitrose.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductView-10323--115845-Bloom+London+Gin?storeId=10323

 

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