This cocktail is the fourth variation of a cocktail named after the hedgerow plant, the blackthorn. It brings disparate elements of the first three together into a single delicious quaff.
- 15ml Sipsmith® London Dry Gin
- 15ml Sipsmith® Sloe Gin
- 15ml whiskey
- 10ml sweet vermouth
- 5ml Amontillado sherry
- Combine Sipsmith® Gin, Sipsmith® Sloe Gin, Whiskey, vermouth and sherry over ice and stir
- Strain, and serve in a coupette glass
London Dry Gin
A particularly dry gin with a zesty, citrus finish.
The quintessential expression of a classic London Dry Gin. Bold, complex and aromatic – smooth enough for a Martini, yet rich and balanced, perfect for a G&T.
Truly handmade, complex
& bursting with flavour.
First, we distil our award-winning London Dry Gin on our copper stills. Then we leave it to rest on wild sloe berries, picked in the autumn. The result is a truly handmade sloe gin that is subtle, complex and bursting with flavour.