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For the ideal tipple, say cheers with this rosy pink cocktail – The Rosebud

The Rosebud

40ml Daffy’s gin
15ml rose vermouth
25ml fresh lemon
15ml grenadine
25ml egg white
2 dashes rose water
Top up with Franklin and Sons Strawberry

Add everything but the Franklin and Sons Strawberry to a shaker and shake over ice.

Serve straight up in coupette.

Garnish with 3 rose buds in centre and cracked black pepper


The Foodies Festival Drinks Theatre will welcome expert mixologists and sommeliers to the stage this summer, with a Prosecco & Parmesan Tasting from Neil Phillips and Spanish Wine Tasting from Charles Metcalfe, not forgetting Silent Pool Gin Tasting, Harveys Brewery Beer Tasting and Cocktail Masterclasses. Plus, beer connoisseur and writer Melissa Cole, well known for “taking the beard out of beer,” will be offering up her expertise with speciality Craft Beer Tastings. Book tickets here:

Next Event

Brighton  5th, 6th & 7th May 2018


Brighton Hove Lawns, Kingsway Road, Brighton

Foodies Festival, the UK’s biggest food festival, returns to Brighton Hove Lawns.

Watch Great British Bake Off Winners baking live in The Cake & Desserts Theatre. Meet Michelin starred Chefs, Great British Menu Winners, MasterChef Champions and top local chefs cooking their signature recipes in the Stoves Chefs Theatre.

Feast in the Street Food Avenue; learn to bake in the Cake and Bake Theatre; enjoy afternoon tea in the Vintage Tea Tent; taste wine, champagne and craft beer in the Drinks Theatre; buy from local producers in the Artisan Market; kids enjoy the Childrens Cookery Theatre; live music on the Live Music Stage; enter the Chilli Eating Competition; refreshing cocktails from the Bar Bus and Pimms Teapot and have a fun day out in the VIP experience.

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