RECIPES | With the warmer weather hitting Melbourne, the team at The City Lane thought it was time to create a series of delicious cocktails. We have created a variety of delicious, easy to make at home, cocktails which are perfect for a dinner party, an afternoon with friends or a Sunday session. This sparkling gin elderflower fizz cocktail is the perfect refreshing drink for a hot summer’s day.

gin elderflower fizz cocktail recipe

Preparation Time: 5 minutes / Serves 1


  • 30ml gin
  • 3 strawberries cut in half
  • 5 mint leaves
  • 20ml elderflower cordial
  • 90ml lemonade
  • Ice


  1. Place the gin, mint leaves, elderflower cordial and ice in a cocktail shaker and shake for 1-2 minutes.
  2. Add the lemonade and stir to combine.
  3. Pour the contents of the shaker into a serving glass, add the strawberries and serve.


In this cocktail we have used West Winds Cutlass as our gin of preference however any aromatic gin will work well.