The Aquavit Kit – Everything you need to know for our March 2016 subscribers kit

Our March kits are on their way to subscribers, so now it’s time to tell you a little more about what’s in store this month, our new recipes and the ingredients you’ll get. If you’re not a subscriber, you can join now for just £24. If you just want to try this kit on its own, you can buy one through our shop.

To create your Aquavit cocktails you will need:

  • Cocktail glasses
  • A mixing glass or cocktail shaker
  • A long bar spoon/stirrer (check out our Mixologist kit)
  • A jigger (measurer)
  • Plenty of ice
  • A fresh orange for garnish
  • A TASTE Aquavit kit or the below ingredients

Each kit contains:


The Presidenten

A Scandinavian take on the classic rum ‘El Presidente’feb-2016-18

  • 40ml Linie Aquavit
  • 20ml Dolin Dry Vermouth
  • 5ml Clement Creole Shrubb Liqueur
  • Garnish with a twist of orange peel

Stir all ingredients well with ice, then strain into a chilled glass and garnish.

The Palme

This recipe blends equal parts of the almost savoury, caraway heavy Akvavit with the sweet vermouth and topped off with a decent hit of spicy orange to bring it all together.

  • 35ml Aalborg Taffel Akvavit
  • 35ml Dolin blanc sweet vermouth
  • 2 dashes orange bitters
  • Garnish with a twist of orange peel

Additional recipes to try…

Scandi Americano

A “white” take on the classic Americano cocktail

  • 25ml Aquavit/Akvavit
  • 25ml Dolin Blanc
  • Top up with soda
  • Garnished with a orange zest (or grapefruit zest)

Caraway Martini

A variation on the Dill Martini by Gamle Ode

  • 30ml Linie Aquavit
  • 10ml Aalborg
  • 15ml Dolin Blanc
  • 5ml Dolin Dry Vermouth
  • 2 dashes Orange bitters

More on the Aquavit Kit


What is Aquavit?

Aalborg Akvavit

Linie Aquavit

Dolin Vermouths

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