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Easy summer cocktail recipes

By Naveen Kotyankar
Last updated on: June 03, 2019 16:46 IST
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Mixologist Naveen Kotyankar from Mumbai's Um Doiss Tres shares cocktail recipes that are perfect for summer.

Black Grape and Black Currant Mojito


  • 12 to 15 nos fresh black grapes
  • 2 lime wedges
  • Fresh mint leaves
  • 60 ml white rum
  • 15 ml black currant liqueur 


  • Muddle fresh mint, lime wedges and black grapes using a muddler. Add a cup of cracked ice.
  • Add white rum and black currant liqueur. Mix well using a bar spoon. Pour into a rock glass. Garnish with grapes and mint.

Nutmeg Malta Martini


  • 60 ml Gordon's gin 
  • 60 ml nutmeg fruit juice 
  • 45 ml freshly squeezed Malta orange juice
  • 10 ml lime juice 


  • Shake all ingredients in a cocktail shaker and double strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with orange peel and Maraschino cherries.

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