Elderflower Gin Sour

This elegant Elderflower Gin Sour recipe offers a delightful combination of floral sweetness, tangy citrus, and the unmistakable botanical notes of gin. It's a sophisticated and refreshing cocktail that's perfect for any occasion, from casual gatherings to upscale events.
May 10, 2024
By Kayley McCabe


  • 1 ounce Elderflower Liqueur
  • Juice of half a lemon
  • 1 teaspoon Simple Syrup
  • 1 ounce Empress Gin
  • Lemon slice, to garnish
    *Serves one


  1. Place the elderflower liqueur, lemon juice, and simple syrup in a cocktail shaker.
  2. Add ice and shake for 20 seconds.
  3. Strain into a cocktail glass filled with ice.
  4. Float the Empress Gin on top of the first cocktail layer by pouring it onto a spoon held over the top of the ice.
  5. Garnish with a lemon slice.

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