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Sailing - cocktails
Paris Olympics 2024

Sailing Olympic Corner

Sailing, with its elegant mix of strategy, skill, and natural elements, has been a beloved Olympic sport since its debut in 1900 at the Paris Games. This timeless sport has inspired countless enthusiasts and continues to be a favorite in the athletic world. Whether navigating the open seas or cheering from the shore, sailing captures the adventurous spirit like no other.

Welcome to our dedicated Sailing Cocktails hub, where the passion of the seas meets the art of cocktail making. Discover unique cocktail recipes inspired by the exhilarating world of Olympic sailing. This hub features innovative drinks crafted by top bartenders, facts about the sport's storied Olympic history, and much more. Dive in and explore cocktails that channel the essence of this historic and thrilling maritime sport!

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Olympic Sailing facts

First olympic appearance: 1900 (Paris, France)

Women in Sailing:

The first Olympic sailing events open to women were held in 1988 in Seoul, South Korea. This inclusion marked a significant step towards gender equality in Olympic sports.

Sailing Inspired Cocktails

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Plain Sailing

Created by Double Dutch Drinks

  • 50ml Dry gin
  • 2 drops Saline solution
  • 150ml Double Dutch Pink Grapefruit Soda

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

The cocktails are coming ...

We're slowly filling up the cocktails as the Olympics draw nearer, and our competition winners are announced. Check back soon to find the Sailing cocktails!

Fancy yourself as an amataur (or even professional) mixologist, or even just a tinkerer with the spirits?

Submit your Olympic inspired, Sailing themed cocktail to us and the winners will get announced and receive a £25 Amazon Gift voucher from us. We'll also feature your cocktail right here for all to enjoy.

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Explore other sports

Explore the 46 unique disciplines of the Paris 2024 Olympics to uncover sport-specific cocktails, intriguing Olympic trivia, the faces behind the cocktails and more.

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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The Road to Rouen


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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Shooting Easy Cocktail


The Shooting Easy Cocktail is crafted in homage to the Shooting Competition at the Paris Olympics 2024, celebrating precision and...

Created by Udara Vidanage

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The Tennis Cup


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

Created by Sam Patel

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Gooseberry and Elderflower French 75


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

Created by Jamie Zalinski

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Plain 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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The Robust Splurge

Artistic swimming

The Robust Splurge is my favorite creation and what inspired the name is my robust energy and the ingredients are...

Created by Robust Hun

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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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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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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

Meet the Bartenders

Behind the Sailing cocktails

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    Double Dutch Drinks

    Raissa and Joyce de Haas, founders of Double Dutch, grew up in the Netherlands and transformed their passion for vibrant drinks into a business. They developed unique mixers like Cucumber & Watermelon and Pomegranate & Basil, quickly gaining popularity. Their entrepreneurship thesis became the blueprint for Double Dutch, a brand known for creativity, energy, and sustainability.

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Join the Celebration

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!