Two things you should probably know about us: firstly, when it comes to distilling, if there’s an opportunity to showcase something a little innovative then you can bet we'll take it. Also, when we think something deserves the proverbial middle finger, we’ll happily put it into print. F*ck Putin is both. Taking a side-step from the traditional JSOC, we’ve distilled a vodka and rested it on juniper to give it gin vibes. With both WA wheat and local grape for the base, this spirit is a nod to the grain fields of Ukraine, paired with Swan Valley produce and finished off with a crisp message.
Soda water and a wedge of lime.
The Appletini is a cocktail which blitzed its way onto the bar scene in the late nineties in West Hollywood and earned itself status as a contemporary classic. But any Scrubs fan will know that its true fame is rooted in JD’s penchant for the drink. Featuring a big hit of booze from our F*ck Putin, this is a beverage with punch and sophistication - plus both the apple and the tini.
GARNISH: DEHYDRATED APPLE CIRCLE
1. Add all ingredients to ice-filled cocktail shaker.
2. Shake well.
3. Double strain into a chilled coupette.
1. All ingredients except grenadine to an ice-filled cocktail shaker.
2. Shake and strain into an ice-filled hurricane glass.
3. Drizzle grenadine over top.