BCN Cocktail Tour
One part vodka, two parts pink grapefruit juice, one part 7UP
A colourful and bitter (yet refreshing) drink, perfect for the summer and easy on the wallet if you’re sharing. Garnish with lemon or lime and serve with crushed ice and a straw.
Two parts gin, half squeezed lemon, one tsp sugar, three parts soda
An understated and easy cocktail yet extremely tasty. Mix all ingredients before adding the soda. Serve with a slice of lemon and cherry (the traditional touch) if desired.
One part Coca-Cola, one partred wine
This mixture may sound grim, but it’s hugely popular all over Spain. You’ll either love it or hate it—but being so cheap, there’s no harm in trying. Serve in pint glasses with ice cubes.
One part gin, two parts cranberry juiceThis slightly different take on the typical Cosmopolitan is arguably tastier and more refreshing. Serve with squeezed lime and crushed ice.
Vodka, Lime and Soda
One part vodka, three parts soda, one whole squeezed limeA refreshing, classic and relatively cheap drink. If you’re looking to buy soda go for La Casera brand. Serve with crushed ice and a straw.
One part dark rum, one part soda, three strawberries, six mint leaves, half a lime, one tsp sugar
Muddle the strawberries, sugar and mint leaves at the bottom of the glass until it forms a thick paste. Fill the glass by two thirds with crushed ice. Add one part rum and one part soda.