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Tommy's margarita

A twist on the classic margarita, with agave syrup rather than triple sec. Originally served at Tommy's Mexican restaurant in San Francisco and now a classic in its own right. 

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Apple and Vanilla Mojito

Rumbullion rum brings warmth to our winter apple and vanilla mojito, with zesty lime, fresh mint leaves and a dash of soda. 

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Tarquins Bramble

British blackberry and Cornish honey Tarquins gin, lemon juice and Atlantic cassis. Our neighbours, Tarquins Distillery and Atlantic Distillery bring out the best of a British classic.

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Cornish Christmas Punch

A take on the English Christmas Punch with a pineapple twist, citrus fruits against spiced rum, red wine and Cornish tea.

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Poinsettia

Cornish Arancello from Atlantic Distillery, cranberry juice, lime and champagne make up this poinsettia recipe. Ruby red in colour, it's named after the festive poinsettia flower.

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Cornish Negroni

Stirred, not shaken. This Cornish Negroni with Rose Gin and Vermouth give the drink a delicate finish. 

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Limoncello fizz

From organic lemons comes this organic Cornish Limoncello from Atlantic Distillery, created a few miles away from the hotel. A light summers drink with zesty notes.

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Chocolate mousse

Everyone loves chocolate mousse, and now you can make your own at home! Follow this recipe from The Living Space at Watergate Bay Hotel and enjoy!

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Fermented plums and roasted pork belly recipe

This winter warming dish is perfect for entertaining guests and surprisingly simple to make - here's the recipe.

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Buttervilla strawberries with white chocolate mousse and lemon meringue

Cornish heritage strawberries are packed with flavour. Complimented with light and creamy white chocolate mousse and classic lemon meringue, really shows them off. Here's our recipe.

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