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Waterloo Sunset


Waterloo Sunset Cocktail - Beefeater 24 Gin

Waterloo Sunset

Photo Courtesy of: © Beefeater 24 Gin
The Waterloo Sunset is a delightful twist on a few cocktails. First you have the interesting base of gin and elderflower liqueur (St. Germain being the liqueur of choice) in a Champagne cocktail that mimics an Elderflower Cocktail.

Then, there is the element of the "sunrise" that is most commonly found in a Tequila Sunrise. In this case, however, the "rise" is attributed to raspberry liqueur instead of grenadine, with Chambord being the most convenient and highest quality choice. It is a stunning cocktail for celebrating any occasion.

Prep Time: 3 minutes

Total Time: 3 minutes

Yield: 1 Cocktail



  1. Stir Beefeater 24 and elderflower liqueur with ice.
  2. Strain into glass.
  3. Layer Champagne and add raspberry liqueur using a barspoon.

Recipe Courtesy: Beefeater Gin

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