Head for the Hills

Head for the Hills recipe

Head for the Hills Ingredients

Head for the Hills Instructions

Head for the Hills Cocktail Recipe

The Head for the Hills cocktail is a refreshing and citrusy cocktail that is perfect for summer nights. With its combination of gin, elderflower liqueur, and lemon juice, this cocktail is both sweet and tart. The addition of a splash of soda water gives it a fizzy finish, making it a delightful drink to enjoy on a warm evening.


To make a Head for the Hills cocktail, follow these simple steps:

  1. Fill a cocktail shaker halfway with ice cubes.
  2. Add 2 ounces of gin, 1 ounce of elderflower liqueur, and 1 ounce of freshly squeezed lemon juice to the shaker.
  3. Secure the lid on the shaker and shake vigorously for about 10 seconds to combine the ingredients.
  4. Strain the cocktail mixture into a chilled glass.
  5. Top off the glass with a splash of soda water.
  6. Garnish with a lemon twist or a sprig of fresh mint, if desired.
  7. Enjoy your Head for the Hills cocktail!

Whether you're hosting a summer party or simply looking for a refreshing drink to enjoy on your own, the Head for the Hills cocktail is a fantastic choice. Its bright flavors and fizzy finish will have you reaching for another sip. Cheers!

Best served in a Old-Fashioned Glass.