Food: My Citrus Fizz Cocktail

Last week I introduced you all to my yummy Cherries & Berries cocktail (and the Toffee Apple)…and this week I have another drink to share with you all – my Citrus Fizz!  I love, love, love drinks that use fresh-squeezed citrus flavours.  The tangy sweetness is a real fave of mine.

The citrus fizz is a quick and simple drink (seriously, so simple).  If you were having a party it’s the ideal sort of drink to mix up ahead of time for your guests.  Enjoy!

Citrus Fizz



Method (for two cocktails – double, triple, or multiply up according to how many drinks you require) 

1. Juice one lemon and one lime.  Add this juice to a small jug.

2. Add 50mls of gin to the jug, stir well.

3. Take two champagne flutes, and decant half of your mixed juices and gin into each flute.

4. Top up your flutes with chilled Appletiser.

So easy, right?


Disclaimer, baby: Appletiser paid for my ingredients in order to make a cocktail for them.  I ended up devising three, so will share the ‘extra’ two here!


  1. Fashion Du Jour
    17th May 2016 / 3:10 pm

    Yum! This sounds so simple and so refreshing for the Summer months ahead. Love it!Thanks for sharing!Leigh at Fashion Du Jour LDN HQ

    • Claire
      17th May 2016 / 8:12 pm

      Thank you – I really enjoyed making (and drinking!) this one.

  2. Emma Matthews
    17th May 2016 / 4:32 pm

    Oh wow! I'll definitely be trying this. It sounds wonderful!Emma | EMMAMATTHEWS.CO.UK

    • Claire
      17th May 2016 / 8:13 pm

      I hope you like it! Such a nice, refreshing tipple!

  3. Beautykinguk
    17th May 2016 / 8:04 pm

    I don't think I have ever tried gin without Tonic and not in a cocktail, so this sounds quite refreshing!

    • Claire
      17th May 2016 / 8:13 pm

      You'll have to give it a whirl – perhaps I'll convert you?

  4. Gem
    17th May 2016 / 8:15 pm

    ooooh sounds lovely, I like gin with elderflower fizz. Such a good combination.

    • Claire
      17th May 2016 / 8:24 pm

      That's such a classic! Have you tried the St Germain elderflower liqueur? Delish!

  5. Philocalist
    18th May 2016 / 12:38 pm

    Omg gin and Appletiser, what a combo! This sounds amazing!

    • Claire
      20th May 2016 / 8:55 am

      It really is! The apple taste is gorgeous with the gin!

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