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Summer cocktails to make at home


It’s time to make the most of the sunny weather with some simple summer cocktail recipes that you’ll be able to mix up with your favourite Ballantine’s whisky.

We’ve selected our favourite summer cocktail recipes, from fruity to fizzy there’s something for every taste. Time to get scrollin’.

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Sunny Scotland

Sweet, refreshing, and creamy. This whisky sour just got a summer twist. The perfect drink for a sunny day in Bonnie Scotland.

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ballantines finest summer pitcher drink

Summer Pitcher

Summer time, and the living’s pitchin’. Add lemon slices and halved green grapes, Ballantine’s Finest, fresh lemon juice, Lillet Blanc, and top with Lemonade. Give it a good stir and pour out a round.

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ballantines finest stay berry pitcher drink

Stay Berry Pitcher

The pitcher perfect berry goodness, with Ballatine’s Finest, apple slices, red berries, lemon juice, Crème de Mûre, Elderflower cordial, Cranberry juice, and topped with Soda water.

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Ballantine's Brasil Scotch Whisky and Lemonade

Scotch & Lemonade

This easy to mix drink is an instant crowd pleaser. And it’s all thanks to Ballantine’s Brasil’s lime kick.

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ballantines finest spritz my way drink

Spritz My Way

Ballantine’s + Soda + Bubbles = Spritz life. Add Ballantine’s Finest and Italicus, with Soda water and Prosecco. Garnished with a rosemary sprig and orange wheel for an added spritz.

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Whisky Shake - Ice Cream Milkshake Cocktail

Whisky Milkshake

Rich and creamy with a kick. If you can’t decide between dessert or whisky, this shake is for you. Strictly for over 18’s.

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