8 Game of Thrones gin cocktails every fan needs to try

It's back! Are you as excited about the return of Game of Thrones to our screens this week as we are? Don't worry if you haven't had a chance to catch up yet, we won't spoil anything - but we will suggest that you give at least one of these of these Game of Thrones-themed cocktails a go when you settle down to watch the next episode. Sounds like a good deal to us...

House Stark Martini

house stark game of thrones martini cocktail

100ml tonic
30ml gin
Lemon Juice
Caster Sugar


Pour the tonic into a plastic container and put in the freezer until completely frozen.

Put some sugar in a saucer. Smear the rim of a Martini glass with a little lemon juice and dip in the sugar.

Take your frozen tonic out the freezer and crush it up with a spoon. Add the crushed tonic ice to the Martini glass. Pour gin and 1 tablespoon of lemon juice over the top.

Winter is Coming

winter is coming game of thrones cocktail

50mls Gin

12.5mls limoncello

25mls Grand Marnier

Juniper berries, cassia bark & nutmeg


Set alight, toss from flaming cup to flaming cup and then fling into a large warmed brandy balloon and serve flaming.

White Walker

white walker shortcross gin game of thrones cocktail

35ml Shortcross Wild Clover Gin

12.5ml Lime Juice

12.5ml Lemon Juice

30ml Sugar syrup

35ml Double Cream

20ml Egg white

2 dashes orange bitters


Vigorously shake all the ingredients with ice for as long as you can  - at least a couple of minutes if you can manage it! Strain into a chilled glass and garnish with orange peel.

House Baratheon Cocktail

House baratheon cocktail game of thrones

50 ml water
50 ml honey
50 ml gin
30 ml lemon juice
30 ml fresh orange juice


First, make a honey syrup by gently warming the honey and water together in a small pan. When the mixture boils, take off the heat and leave it to cool completely. 

Put 30 ml of the cooled syrup into a cocktail shaker. Add the remaining ingredients, shake with ice, strain and pour into a glass.

Valar Morgulis

valar morgulis cocktail game of thrones

50mls Gin

3 dashes of absinthe

20mls lemon juice

100mls tonic water

sprig of rosemary, sprig of lavender


Shake all the ingredients except the tonic and double strain into a glass (or drinking horn, if you have one lying around) packed with crushed ice. Top with the tonic water.

The Spider

the spider cocktail game of thrones

30ml gin
30ml dry vermouth
30ml Lillet Blanc
12 drops rose water

Stir all ingredients with ice and strain into a cocktail glass.


House Tyrell

cocktail game of thrones house tyrell

4 mint leaves
4 basil leaves
1 tablespoon sugar
50ml lime juice
80ml gin
Soda water


Muddle the basil, mint and sugar thoroughly in a cocktail shaker. Add the lime juice, gin and ice cubes. Shake and pour into a glass. Top up with soda water. Garnish with lime quarters and some extra mint and basil leaves.

Corpse Reviver #2

cocktail game of thrones corpse reviver

30m gin
30ml Cocchi Americano or Lillet Blanc
30ml Cointreau
30ml fresh lemon juice
1 dash absinthe
Orange peel, for garnish


Shake all ingredients together in an ice-filled cocktail shaker; strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with orange peel.