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18th Apr 2019

The Great O’Briens Gin Sale: Six Amazing Gins And How to Serve Them

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Spring has arrived in earnest, and if you’re anything like us, you’re ready to feel refreshed.

There’s nothing quite as refreshing as a delicious G&T, and lucky for you – O’Briens Wine feels the same. To celebrate the first hints of summer on the horizon, O’Briens Wine has launched a mahoosive sale on their fave gins just in time for the weekend.

If you’re in need of some ginspo, here are six scrumptious gin cocktail recipes to make the most of The Great O’Briens Gin Sale.

  1. Gin Mare €63.00 Sale Price: €48.00

Cocktail Recipe: Gin Mare ‘Triple Orange’ Signature Serve

Enjoy three different textures of orange with this citrus variation of Gin Mare and Tonic.


50ml Gin Mare Mediterranean Gin

1 tsp Bitter Marmalade

2 Dashes Orange Bitters

Premium Tonic Water

Orange Peel to garnish


Muddle the marmalade and Gin Mare in a large gin goblet until combined. Fill goblet with ice and pour in 100-150ml tonic water. Or to taste. Add 2 dashes of orange bitters and stir all together gently with a spoon. Add orange peel to garnish.

2)     Clonakility Minke Gin €44.95 Sale Price: €40.00 

Cocktail Recipe: Minke Gin Sour


2oz. Clonakilty Minke Gin

1oz. Fresh Lemon Juice

½  Ounce of Honey

1 Egg White


Place all ingredients in a cocktail shaker and dry shake vigorously. Add ice and shake again until frosted, double strain over ice into selected glass.

3)     Tanqueray No. Ten €50.00 Sale Price €35.00 

Cocktail Recipe: Tanqueray No. Ten & Tonic

A twist on the classic cocktail for a more refreshing taste.


50ml Tanqueray No. Ten

25ml Pink Grapefruit Juice

12.5ml Sugar Syrup

8 Mint Leaves


Add 8 mint leaves to a julep/highball glass and muddle. Fill with crushed ice. Add Tanqueray No. Ten, pink grapefruit juice and sugar syrup. Stir to mix and cap with more crushed ice.

4)   Glendalough Wild Botanical Gin €38.00 Sale Price €29.95

 Cocktail Recipe: Glendalough Bees Knees


60ml Glendalough Wild Botanical Gin

20ml Honey Syrup (1:1 ratio, hot water to honey)

20ml Fresh Lemon Juice

Garnish Lemon Twist


Combine all ingredients in a shaker. Shake, strain into a chilled glass and garnish.

5)     Brockmans Gin €45.00 Sale Price €40.00

Cocktail Recipe:  Brockmans Berry Breeze


50ml Brockmans Gin

20ml Fresh Grapefruit Juice

40ml Cranberry Juice

25ml St. Germain

20ml Lime Juice

Garnish: An orange twist and edible flowers


Combine all the ingredients with ice to a shaker. Shake and strain into highball glass full of ice cubes. Garnish with a twist of orange zest and edible flowers.

6)     Chinnery Gin €50.00 Sale Price €45.00 

Cocktail Recipe: Chinnery Gin Buck


35ml Chinnery Gin

100ml Ginger Ale

Juice of half a lime

Lime Wheel, to garnish



Pour one measure of Chinnery Gin (35ml) into a highball glass. Add the juice of half a lime. Fill the glass with ice and top off with ginger ale. Garnish with a wedge of lime or a lime wheel.

The O’Briens Great Gin Sale features a collection of Irish and International Gins available across their 34 stores and online.