Carnival Cocktails

Prepare for the bank holiday weekend with some carnival inspired cocktails

Summer bank holiday in London is famed for the exceptional Notting Hill Carnival. This annual event has taken place since 1966 and is a highlight on most Londoners calendars.

We’ve picked out some cocktails below perfect for getting you in the Carnival spirit!


Spirit Show Rum Punch

  • 30ml Ron Cubay Carta Blanca
  • 20ml Lychee Juice
  • 20ml Watermelon¬†Juice
  • 20ml Grenadine
  • 10ml Lime Juice
  • Garnish fresh mint

Serve long over ice. Having a party? Why not make a big batch and blend with ice to make a seriously good frozen treat!
Adapted from a fool proof technique from Peter at the Floating Rum Shack but with Spirit Shows favourite flavours!

Matugga Clandestino

  • 50ml Matugga Spiced Rum
  • 20ml Pineapple Juice
  • 20ml Champagne Syrup
  • 10ml Fresh Lemon Juice
  • 5ml Balsamic Vinegar
  • 2 pieces fresh pineapple
  • To garnish: mint leaves and fresh lime.

Place the Matugga Spiced Rum and ingredients into a cocktail shaker and shake well to combine. Fine strain into a wine goblet and use a slice of lime as a garnish with some mint.

Curio’s Take me to Tortuga

  • 35ml Curio Rock Samphire Gin
  • 25ml Matugga Spiced Rum
  • 25ml Sugar Syrup
  • 50ml Mango Puree

Shake and pour over ice.

All the spirits mentioned above will be at the Spirit Show London. Remember all tickets inlcude UNLIMITED tastings from over 200 of the world’s finest spirits.

Book your tickets to the show here.