Blue Bombshell
/

Blue Bombshell
Cocktail recipe

Rating

3.97 / 5
This is reconstructed from a recipe I came up with in a dream ~ Z. Gardner This is reconstructed from a recipe I came up with in a dream ~ Z. Gardner
Check out all our FAQ's on this cocktail
Base ingredient
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Gin
Garnish
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Lime
Alcohol content
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
9.17% | 1.65 units *

Highball glass

Ingredients

oz
ml
cl
Serves:
-
+

Method
How to make a Blue Bombshell

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Combine Bombay Sapphire gin and blue curaçao in a highball glass, add a squeeze of lime juice and stir
Add four large cubes of ice, top up with lemonade and stir to chill and dilute
Take a peel of a lime, express the oils over the top of the drink and around the rim, drop it in and serve

Learn more about some of the mixology terms used in this cocktail

·  Highball  ·  Stir  ·  Express  ·  Rim  · 

Your private tasting notes

~ Register as a user to create tasting notes, save your bar and more ~

Can you make this?

Add the ingredients you have at home to your My Bar and we'll show you what cocktails you can make. Start off by adding the ingredients you have for this cocktail using the plus icons.

Comments

No comments yet…

You need to be a user with a verified email to comment on cocktails. Login / register

Featured in

~ Not featured in any of your lists, or any public lists, register as a user to create a list and add this cocktail. We'll then show the lists here ~

FAQ's

INGREDIENT_SUBSTITUTIONS

Can I substitute another liquor for gin in the Blue Bombshell cocktail?

Yes, you can substitute vodka or white rum for gin in the Blue Bombshell cocktail. Both alternatives will maintain the cocktail's color while slightly altering the taste profile.

GARNISHING_TIPS

What garnishes work well with the Blue Bombshell?

A slice of lime or lemon, or a cherry, makes an excellent garnish for the Blue Bombshell. The citrus garnishes complement the flavors of the drink, and a cherry adds a pop of color.

SERVING_SUGGESTIONS

What is the best way to serve the Blue Bombshell?

The Blue Bombshell is best served cold in a highball glass, as specified. You may also consider adding ice cubes or crushed ice to keep it chilled longer, especially in warm settings.

ALCOHOL_CONTENT_COMPARISON

How does the alcohol content in the Blue Bombshell compare to a standard cocktail?

The Blue Bombshell has an alcohol content of 9.17%, which is slightly lower than a standard cocktail's alcohol content, typically around 10-12%. It's a milder option for those seeking a less potent drink.

SEASONAL_TIME_RECOMMENDATIONS

Is the Blue Bombshell suitable for a specific season or time of year?

Given its refreshing nature and ingredients like lime juice and lemonade, the Blue Bombshell is particularly suitable for warm weather seasons such as spring or summer. Its vibrant blue color also makes it a visually appealing choice for summer parties or gatherings.

Upgrade your mixology

Become a member for free taking your cocktail making skills up to level 11.

  • Save your bar forever
  • Access to our Cocktail Creator, allowing you to create your own wonderful concoctions.
  • Save cocktails to personalised 'Tried' and 'Want to try' lists
  • Create and record tasting notes on cocktails
  • Create lists of cocktails to share with friends and family
  • A pesonalised MyBar URL, allowing you to share everything you can make with friends
  • And much more ... (what to buy next, measurement choices, search personalisation...)
Register now

Have you tried our Wordpress Plugin?

Download our plugin and embed cocktail recipes directly onto your own site or blog.

Choose from our whole recipe database, or choose a specific cocktail made with a certain ingredient, and let us place a beautiful recipe on your own site.

Find out more
build your bar

Create a cocktail

Choose a theme and some ingredients, give us some description and we'll create an amazing cocktail for you.

Register as a Premium Make Me A Cocktail community member and get access to an even more powerful creator.

Start creating

Build your bar

Tell us what you have at home and we’ll find a delicious cocktail for you to make right now.

Register as a Make Me A Cocktail community member and we’ll save your ingredients list so you can come back to it at any time.

Create My Bar
build your bar