Drinking

COCKTAILS

The following list contains both timeless classics and concept drinks all put together by northern intoxicology and the talented team of bartenders at APARTMENT.

Muddles  
Mashed and crushed with fresh fruit, these are the perfect summer infusions to cool you down and get you going  
   
Strawberry Caipirinha �95
Bashed strawberries make an interesting twist to the classic Brazilian mix of lime, sugar and Cachaca
Italian Job �45
Pear nectar, crisp grapes and Stolichnaya vanilla, all muddled with limes and vanilla sugar to give you the world’s smoothest getaway
Peach Mojito �45
Cuba’s national drink treated to a makeover, mint, limes and rum, all done up with peaches and peach schnapps
Pineapple Fresca �95
Spanish pineapples dance with vanilla sugar and Stolichnaya Red, while being watched by a unique sour mix of grapefruit and lime, and applauded by lemonade
 
 
Martinis
These vodka and gin-based variances of the world’s most stylish cocktail bring just a little bit of New York right here to Newcastle  
   
Classic �50
James Bond, James Dean and Dean Martin all drank them, why shouldn’t you? A very large vodka or gin, shown a bottle of vermouth, and served ice-cold in a frozen martini glass. Available sweet, dry or perfect
Cosmopolitan �95
The original, and best: Ketel one Citron mingles with orange liqueur, fresh lime and cranberry juice. Just mind your eyebrows for the finale
New York Cosmo �95
Smashed plump raspberries, shaken with skyy vodka, orange liqueur, fresh lime and cranberry juice: very quickly becoming THE drink to be seen with
Metropolitan �95
Kurant Vodka, Cointreau, lime and cranberry juice make for a slightly sweeter,
easy-to-drink variation
New York cosmo �95
smashed raspberries shaken with belvadere vodka, grand marnier, cranberry and fresh lime juice, (a popular variation served thoughout New York抯 bar scene)
Espresso �95
With fresh espresso, dark Crème de Cacao, Butterscotch schnapps and vodka, this will not only wake you up, it will keep you going as well
Earl Grey and Lime �95
A stylish infusion of Earl Grey, tangy fresh limes and citrus vodka will tempt all palates. More tea vicar?
French �95
Chambord raspberry, fragrant Hendrick’s Gin and luscious pineapple jiuce all contribute to create this fabulous ice cream-flavoured variation
GG �95
Dry sherry is cleverly blended with vodka, elderflower cordial and a splash of tonis to finish. Even if it’s raining outside, there’ll be sunshine in here
   
House Pour  
Whether your tipple’s bourbon, scotch, gin, brandy, rum, vodka, tequilla or liqueurs, we’ve got a little something for all of you
Scotch Nectar �95
A shed-load of scotch, peach schnapps, apple juice and a dash of lemonade make this an unexpectedly delicious gift from the gods. Or…..Scotland
Bourbon Ball �45
Crème de Cacao and Frangelico hazelnut round out caramel-tinted bourbon, to present you with this sweet and scrummy offering
Marshall L’Orange �95
Grey Goose L’Orange vodka walks hand-in-hand with Frangelico, served straight up to make this an amazing house original
Tequlla Cosmockingbird £5.95
Those pesky Mexicans have invaded New York, with this startling mix of tequila, Cointreau, lime and cranberry juice. Tang  
   
Bombayberry £5.95
Fresh mint, lime and almond syrup is all muddled up, but then put back on track with loads of Bombay Sapphire, a whisper of Chambord and a smidgen of cranberry juice  
   
Madagascar £6.45
Let’s beat up the pineapple; they have far too much freedom. Now let’s throw in some lime and a hint of vanilla, and we’re halfway there. Havana Club Anejo comes down with orange and pineapple juice to shake things up before the whole thing is floated over a bed of fresh fruit  
   
Brandy and Black £5.95
Not strictly cider, and not strictly black, but this mix of brandy, apple juice and Crème de Cassis is as close as you’re gonna get, I’m afriad  
   
Double Cush Wor Kid £4.95
Still here by popular demand, copious measures of melon and almond liqueurs, laced with cranberry juice and fresh lime – belta!  
   
   
Creamy  
Forget that diet, they never work anyway  
   
Grasshopper £5.50
Crème de Menthe, Crème de Cacao and cream served straight up, chilled and dusted  
   
Baileys for Men £5.50
It’s Baileys; just that little bit more masculine. Martell cognac, Crème de Cacao and fresh cream sit grunting over ice. Grrrrrrr!  
   
Macchiattini £6.45
Baileys and cream sit proudly atop a frolicking medley of fresh espresso, vanilla vodka, kahlua and Tia Maria: coffe for the cheeky  
   
Toblerone £5.50
Honey, Frangelico, Kahlua, Baileys, cream – they’re all here! Drinking; Swiss-style  
   
   
Classics  
(Second to) last, but by no means least, are the cornerstones of cocktail culture. Where would cocktails be without them?  
   
Bramble £5.50
Bradsell’s brilliant blend of gin, lemon juice and crème de mure. The best things in life are the simple things  
   
Singapore Sling £5.95
Long, luscious and lewd: gin, cherry brandy, lemon juice, and Benedictine (but don’t let that out you off), with a hint of vanilla  
   
Mai Tai £5.95
Drink this and think of Hawaii, because this is as close as your going to get. Crippled pineapple, lime and almond syrup wait for Havana Club Anejo, pineapple juice and orange curacao to come and finish them off  
   
Margarita £5.95
Unbelievable blend of tequila, orange liqueur and fresh lime juice. Fancy sipping from the salty rim?  
   
White Lady £5.95
Invigorate your palate with lashings of Bombay Sapphire, a touch of Cointreau and a plethora of lemon juice  
   
Old Fashioned £5.95
Timeless, classic combination of Woodford Reserve, sugar, angostura and a hint of fresh orange. Now you’re talking  
   
Manhattan £6.45
There’s nothing like a Manhattan in Manhatten. So Newcastle will have to do. Rye whiskey chilled with sweet vermouth and bitters, served sweet or perfect  
   
Daiquiri £5.95
You choose the fruit, or perhaps just straight. Havana Anejo with plenty of lime. What rum was invented for  
   
   
Champagne  
Go on, indulge yourself  
   
Classic £8.95
Ice-cold champagne presides over a brandy-soaked sugar cube and a whiff of angostura  
   
French 75 £8.95
Who’d put Hendrick’s Gin, lemon juice, sugar and champagne together? Our Galtic neighbours have been doing it for years, I tell you!  
   
Kir Royale £8.95
Champagne and Crème de Cassis: simple, but incredeible  
   
Apartment Bellini £7.45
Peach schnapps, peaches and champagne: could be a really good day in bed  
   
Cupid’s Kiss £7.45
He’s drawing back his bow as you watch strawberry liqueur fall for champagne, then consummate their new-found love on a bed of fresh strawberries