Celebrate World Gin Day with this Gorge and Delish Tanqueray Glitter Grapefruit Collins

Your Saturday is about to get litttttt.

Bougie glitter gin and soda? Yasss puh-lease! Guys, World Gin Day is this Saturday (what a fantastic day ammirite?) and what better way to celebrate than by making your very own Tanqueray No. TEN Glitter Grapefruit Collins Cocktail for you and your girls.

How did this day come into being? What started off as a coming together of friends enjoying gin has since turned into a worldwide phenomenon called World Gin Day, and it takes place on the second Saturday of June every year *puts into diary for-ever*.

To celebrate, Tanqueray has shared the recipe for their gorgeous, delicious and refreshing Glitter Grapefruit Collins Cocktail. Imagine sipping on a mouth-watering Tanqueray cocktail under the sun (or any weather TBH) on a relaxed Saturday afternoon? Just what the gin Gods ordered.

As a brand Tanqueray believes in sharing its definitive heritage through tasteful and stylish experiences. ‘We are proud to be bringing the history of gin to life through immersive, engaging and unmistakably Tanqueray experiences in some of the country’s iconic gin bars this World Gin Day’, said Senior Brand Manager, Candice Ngcobo.

To commemorate this fab day, Tanqueray will also bring its rich heritage to life by creating gin pop-up’s at Life Grand Café Waterfall in Johannesburg, Views at Twenty5 in Durban and Café Caprice in Cape Town on the 8th of June 2019. Don’t miss out!

Get the recipe here.


Dip glass rim in sugar syrup
Dip in edible glitter
Fill high ball glass with ice


50ml Tanqueray No. TEN
35ml pink grapefruit juice
15ml sugar syrup
Top with soda
Garnish with grapefruit wedge

Find other delicious Tanqueray gin recipes here. 

Happy World Gin Day!

Join in on the conversation and share your gin-derful day using the hashtags #TanquerayZA and #WorldGinDay. 

Not For Persons Under The Age Of 18. 

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