The cocktail hour: Lavender Gin Fizz


Make time for a cocktail hour – smart attire optional – on the patio, in the garden or, if the weather really isn’t playing fair, indoors. This long and exceedingly elegant concoction is guaranteed to bring a taste of Provence to wherever you are

Lavender Gin Fizz

60ml No.3 London Dry Gin
30ml lemon juice
15ml sugar syrup
4 dashes of lavender bitters
Soda water, to top
Sprig of lavender, to garnish

Shake all the ingredients, except the soda water, together. Strain into a high ball glass and top with soda water. Garnish with a sprig of lavender.