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Paris Olympics 2024

Wrestling Olympic Corner

Welcome to our dedicated page on wrestling-inspired cocktails, celebrating the rich history and intense excitement of this ancient sport. Wrestling has captivated audiences from its first modern Olympic appearance in Athens, Greece in 1896, to its evolution across the decades, including the important inclusion of women's wrestling in 2004.

Here, you’ll discover a unique collection of cocktails crafted by expert bartenders, each drink inspired by the competitive spirit and traditions of Olympic wrestling. Dive into a world of flavors that pay homage to the wrestling mat, from Greco-Roman grips to freestyle flair. Enjoy the stories, the facts, and most importantly, the cocktails that celebrate this timeless sport.

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Olympic Wrestling facts

First olympic appearance: 1896 (Athens, Greece)

Two Wrestling Styles:

There are two styles of wrestling in the Olympics: Greco-Roman and Freestyle. Greco-Roman wrestling prohibits holds below the waist, focusing on upper-body strength, while freestyle wrestling allows the usage of legs in both offense and defense.

Wrestling Inspired Cocktails

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Victory Smash

  • 1 whole Lime
  • 30 ml Lime
  • 60 ml Pineapple Juice
  • 30 ml Spiced rum
  • 30 ml Coconut rum
  • 20 ml Sugar Syrup
  • 6 leaves Mint Leaves
  • 1 tsp Sugar
  • pinch Salt

The Victory Smash is a refreshing, vibrant cocktail inspired by the thrill of winning a major sporting event. This drink...

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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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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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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

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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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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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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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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

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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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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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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!