Dinner Pairings

Bon Accord,

  Scottish Tonic Perfect for lighter dishes like quiche or salad, or maybe even some appetizers. Add a squeeze of lime or some cucumber and mint to jazz up your tonic. Cloudy Lemonade Lemon and fish go hand in hand (even a cheeky bit of fish and chips), but our punchy cloudy lemonade will also…

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Sparkling Rhubarb & Green Tea Cooler

Bon Accord,

A fresh and light drink, this sparkling rhubarb & green tea cooler is perfect for a summer’s day or mid-week refreshment. Ingredients Ice (enough to fill a jug) 1 part Brewed green tea (about 1/3 of the jug) 2 parts Bon Accord Sparkling Rhubarb (2/3 of the jug) Garnish options: Lime, sliced apple, mint, stick of…

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The Wildfyre Cocktail

Bon Accord,

Wild and a bit fiery, this cocktail combining our ginger beer and Aelder Elixir, brings a refreshing and gentle heat: Ingredients 1 part Aelder Elixir 4 parts Bon Accord Ginger Beer Ice Garnish: Slice of lime Pour the Aelder over a large glass filled with ice, top with Bon Accord ginger beer and garnish with a…

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BA Q&A with Machina Espresso

Bon Accord,

Machina Espresso is an Edinburgh based coffee roaster. They also run coffee bars and distribute equipment & porcelain to cafes all over the world. Here’s a recent Q&A we had with Steve Glencross, its founder and managing director: Q: How did you discover Bon Accord? A: I used to drink it when I was a kid (in…

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BA Q&A with 56 North

Bon Accord,

Here’s a recent chat we had with James Sutherland, owner of 56 North, a gin and cocktail bar located in Edinburgh. Q: How did you discover Bon Accord? A: First tried it at the 2016 Juniper Gin Festival, then met with Karen and Nathan to help with the tonic launch. Q: What do you enjoy the…

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Spiked Strawberry Lemonade

Bon Accord,

Ingredients 3-4 strawberries, cut into small pieces 1 tsp. honey or another sweetener 35ml (1 serving) of gin (vodka works too!) About 150ml Bon Accord Cloudy Lemonade Ice Optional garnish: Slice of lemon, strawberry and/or a sprig of mint In a glass, muddle the chopped strawberries with the honey and gin. Add ice and top…

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Virgin Mojito with Bon Accord Cloudy Lemonade

Bon Accord,

Ingredients 10g Chopped Mint 1 Lime, cut into wedges 125ml Bon Accord Cloudy Lemonade Ice Take a lime and cut it into quarters, then half each again so you have eight pieces of lime. Add these to a deep, narrow and strong container – you’re going need to be quite rough with it… Add the…

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