Top tipples for Christmas

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Top tipples for Christmas

Bombay Sapphire Keepsake

£34.99 per 70cl bottle available from all major supermarkets

The perfect gin cocktail to warm you up on a cold wintery day…

Bombay Sapphire Hot Harpoon
Ingredients:
100ml Bombay Sapphire
100ml Cranberry juice
35ml Triple Sec, Orange Liqueur, Orange Curacao or Cointreau
1 whole lime (cut into 8 wedges then squeezed)
Cinnamon stick
Cloves
Orange slice studded with cloves

Glass: Coffee glass

Method: Place all of the ingredients into a pan and heat to a rolling simmer (stirring occasionally) for around 10 minutes to fuse the flavours fully. Carefully pour the resulting liquid into two coffee glasses and garnish with a twist of orange peel, orange slice studded with cloves and a cinnamon stick to use as a stirrer.