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Get creative this World Gin Day with these 3 easy BOMBAY SAPPHIRE cocktails

This World Gin Day (Saturday, June 10), BOMBAY SAPPHIRE invites you to stir creativity with these fun, fresh and delicious easy cocktails to make at home

Whipping up your favourite cocktail in the comfort of your own home shouldn’t feel like rocket science anymore, especially when you choose an versatile, nuanced and bright spirit Gin like Bombay Sapphire, an ultimate favourite for those looking for creative and enjoyable way to experiment with delightful flavours.

This World Gin Day, Bombay Sapphire invites you to stir creativity as you make at home your own deliciously refreshing gin cocktails with the right balance of flavours.
Made from 10 sustainability-sourced hand-selected botanicals from exotic locations around the world, Bombay Sapphire makes for the perfect creative canvas for cocktails that awaken all the senses. With fresh citrus aromas of lemongrass, subtle hints of spice and jupiner berries that make it easy to drink, it is a must for a particular generation of gin drinkers looking for a more complex gin with a variety of distinctive notes that aren’t only more than just juniper, but work well together.

Fun world of Bombay cocktails and food pairings: Good cocktail pairing is all about finding a good balance between complementing and contrasting flavours.
Bombay Sapphire’s distinctive flavours were perfectly brought to life during an exclusive get-together where guests were treated to a series of sensory experiences in honour of its versatility and creativity inspired by BOMBAY SAPPHIRE.

These distinctive notes were perfectly brought to life at an exclusive get-together with the who’s who of South African entertainment landscape at Beechwood Gardens in Hyde Park, Johannesburg on Friday. It’s here where guests got to learn that there’s a fun world of cocktail and food pairings out there, and that artfully whipped up Bombay cocktails can make some pretty killer match to any great meal.

Comedian Celeste Ntuli was among select celebrity guests who had a chance to savour Bombay Sapphire’s delectable cocktails first-hand.

3 delectable and easy Bombay cocktails to try this World Gin Day

This World Gin Day, Bombay Sapphire has put together three delectable cocktail recipes to help awaken your creativity this World Gin Day!

1. Pink Grapefruit & Rosemary Gin & Tonic Twist

Fresh pink grapefruit and rosemary subtly infuse their flavour in a twist on a classic G&T. Bright, fresh, bursting with taste and perfect for the summer.


  • 50 ml Bombay Sapphire gin
  • 100 ml Chilled premium tonic water
  • 2 Pink grapefruit wedges
  • 2 Fresh rosemary sprigs


  • Add a sprig of rosemary, then gently squeeze a wedge of fresh pink grapefruit into your balloon glass before dropping it in
  • Add BOMBAY SAPPHIRE and swirl so the flavours subtly infuse
  • Fill the glass with ice cubes and top with chilled tonic water
  • Gently stir to combine and finish the drink with a wedge of pink grapefruit and sprig of rosemary before serving.

2. Rose Spritz

Notes of elderflower and orange built on a base of Bombay Sapphire and pink vermouth, served long over ice. A spritz-style serve that’s perfect to sip, savour and enjoy!


  • 50 ml Bombay Sapphire gin
  • 25 ml Martini Rosati vermouth
  • 100 ml Chilled premium tonic water or Elderflower tonic
  • 2 Fresh orange wedges


  • Gently squeeze a fresh orange wedge into a balloon glass before dropping it in
  • Add BOMBAY SAPPHIRE & MARTINI Rosato vermouth and swirl the glass to infuse the flavours
  • Fill the glass to the top with ice cubes and top with chilled tonic water or elderflower tonic
  • Gently stir to combine and then garnish with a wedge of fresh orange

3. Bombay Sapphire Negroni

When it comes to aperitifs, you would struggle to better this classic cocktail. The botanicals found in BOMBAY SAPPHIRE create a complex harmony, making this a discerning choice.


  • 25 ml Bombay Sapphire
  • 25 ml Martini Rosso Vermouth
  • 25 ml Martini Bitter 
  • Orange zest


  • Fill a tumbler with ice.
  • Build ingredients in the glass and stir gently to mix.
  • Garnish with orange zest.
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