Taunton 83 is Mainline Spirits twist on the classic French 75. Undoubtedly inspired by the original 83B steam shed in Taunton, this cocktail captures the essence of history and innovation.
Historically, dating back to World War I, the French 75 originated in Paris and was named after a powerful French artillery piece.
Because of it’s combination of gin, lemon juice, sugar, and prosecco this cocktail exudes elegance and sophistication.
Meanwhile, in our rendition, we elevate your experience by infusing the cocktail with Western Star gin, crafted with precision by Mainline Spirits.
Our gin’s botanicals harmonize perfectly with the sweetness of sugar syrup and the tanginess of lemon juice.
Adding a touch of contemporary flair, we introduce the delicate notes of elderflower liqueur, enhancing the drink’s floral essence and creating a delightful balance of flavours.
The fizz and effervescence are evidently celebrated with the addition of prosecco, elevating ‘Taunton 83’ to a truly special cocktail experience that pays homage to the historic 83B steam shed in Taunton.
Finally, Sip and savour this captivating concoction, as ‘Taunton 83’ embraces tradition, innovation, and the timeless allure of Mainline Spirits.
Cheers to a fusion of history and exquisite taste!
- 30ml Western Star Gin
- 15ml fresh lemon
- 15ml elderflower liqueur
- 15ml simple syrup
- Shake with Ice, strain into a flute, top with prosecco and garnish with a twist of Lemon