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Paris Olympics 2024

Rowing Olympic Corner

Welcome to our Rowing-themed cocktail recipe hub! Combining the exhilarating spirit of rowing with the art of mixology, our platform offers a delightful selection of cocktails inspired by the sport. Each drink captures aspects like precision, strength, and elegance, embodying the true essence of Rowing.

Delve into our curated collection of rowing-inspired cocktails, with recipes created by some of the world's most creative bartenders. Enjoy fascinating facts about Rowing in the Olympics and immerse yourself in the rich history of this venerable sport while you sip on your perfectly crafted beverage.

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Olympic Rowing facts

First olympic appearance: 1900 (Paris, France)

Pioneering Women's Rowing:

Women's rowing was introduced in the 1976 Montreal Olympics, with a variety of events for female athletes. It was a significant milestone for women's participation in competitive sports and catalyzed the growing popularity of women's rowing globally.

Rowing Inspired Cocktails

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Gooseberry and Elderflower French 75

Created by Jamie Zalinski

  • 50ml Dry gin
  • 25ml Elderflower syrup
  • 15ml Lemon Juice
  • Top up Champagne / prosecco
  • 6 Gooseberries

Introducing the Gooseberry and Elderflower French 75, a cocktail that strikes a perfect balance of tart and sweet. The elderflower...

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Trending Olympic Cocktails

Our current trending Olympic-inspired cocktails are the talk of the town. These popular recipes capture the spirit of the games and are perfect for any celebration. Dive into the cocktails below to see what's currently trending.

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Going for Gold

Modern pentathlon

The Going For Gold cocktail combines the rich and sweet depth of golden rum with the tropical sweetness of pineapple...

Created by Double Dutch Drinks

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Olympic Spirit

Athletics

Indulge in the refined elegance of the "Olympic Spirit," where the crisp, juniper-forward notes of 60ml Forest Gin meet the...

Created by Forest Distillery

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The Tennis Cup

Tennis

Inspired for sitting in the sun and just watching a great game of tennis.

Created by Sam Patel

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Plain Sailing

Sailing

The plain sailing cocktail combines the clean and crisp (or herbal and botanical) base of dry gin or vodka with...

Created by Double Dutch Drinks

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Hurdles High Sour

Athletics

A sophisticated cocktail that marries the botanical elegance of Earl Grey Forest Gin from Cheshire’s Forest Distillery with the zesty...

Created by Forest Distillery

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Passion to Win

Rythmic gymnastics

The Passion to Win cocktail combines the bitter-sweet and herbal complexity of Aperol with the tropical brightness of passion fruit...

Created by Double Dutch Drinks

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The Road to Rouen

Triathlon

The Road to Rouen cocktail combines the rich and fruity base of Calvados with the herbal sweetness of Yellow Chartreuse,...

Created by Double Dutch Drinks

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Long Distance Reviver

Marathon swimming

The Long Distance Reviver cocktail combines the rich and deep flavors of coffee liqueur with the botanical complexity of dry...

Created by Double Dutch Drinks

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Gooseberry and Elderflower French 75

Rowing

Introducing the Gooseberry and Elderflower French 75, a cocktail that strikes a perfect balance of tart and sweet. The elderflower...

Created by Jamie Zalinski

Meet the Bartenders

Behind the Rowing cocktails

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    Jamie Zalinski

    Head bartender at Five Little Pigs

    Jamie Zalinski is the Head Bartender at Five Little Pigs in Wallingford, Oxford, UK. Known for pouring the perfect pint and keeping Prosecco glasses filled, Jamie also crafts the restaurant's monthly seasonal cocktails. His creations emphasize seasonality, locality, and sustainability, ensuring a diverse and flavorful range of drinks. Jamie's commitment to using locally-sourced, sustainable ingredients enhances each cocktail and aligns with Five Little Pigs' environmental values, offering guests a memorable drinking experience.

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We encourage you to try these delightful concoctions and share your creations with us. Use the hashtag #OlympicCocktails on social media and tag us for a chance to be featured. Together, let’s toast to the Olympic spirit and make this a celebration to remember!