The Queen’s Dubonnet Cocktail

COCKTAIL RECIPES > The Queen’s Dubonnet Cocktail

The drink of choice of The Queen and The Queen Mother; featuring gin, Dubonnet rouge with a serious dash of class.


30mL Gin
60mL Dubonnet Rouge
Lemon twist, to garnish


1. Stir with ice and strain into a coupe or martini glass.
2. Lemon or orange twist, to garnish.

Dubonnet Rouge Grand Aperitif is a French drink made from a blend of red wine, herbs and spices. The Queen Mother enjoyed her own version of the cocktail - with 2 parts gin, 1 part Dubonnet on the rocks.