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Dark and Monky

MONKS is the South African gin with intense botanicals, nine of them hand-picked and many endemic to the area. Combine with crystal-clear mountain waters, and the result is a rewarding one, featuring ripples of citrus, berries and Cape Buchu. Make MONKS the magic ingredient in your next cocktail!

   

Ingredients

50 ml Monks Medella

50 ml pomegranate juice

12.5 ml Monks Medella syrup

12.5 ml lemon juice

Methods

Add all ingredients to your shaker.

Add ice and shake for 30 seconds.

Serve in a glass of your choice (we liked the tumbler) and garnish with fynbos.

For an added smoke effect add a single cube of dry ice once poured.

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After studying Fine Art & Photography, Siri Hills began her career in London working as a photographer’s assistant, but quickly moved over into styling. She moved to Cape Town with her family 17 years ago, where she is enjoying a vibrant career as a freelance stylist. She works for both international and local clients with a focus on interiors and still lifes. Siri is known for her kind and easy-going personality, and her natural talent for creative work. She is passionate about beautiful things, her horse and Labradors, and a good gin & tonic!
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