Did you hear? Pineapple is the new avocado! The tropical fruit has overtaken the humble avo to become the fastest-selling fruit in Britain. Whatever your thoughts on pineapple on pizza, in curries, or on the barbecue, we can all agree that it pairs very well with alcohol. If you’re looking for something fresh and fruity to sip this spring, here are some of London’s finest pineapple cocktails.
Yosma – Yosma Sour
If you like your drinks short and punchy, head to modern Turkish restaurant Yosma and order their signature sour. It’s a smooth but potent bland of Yeni Raki, La Diablada pisco, pineapple, lime and egg white – guaranteed to get the party started. Pair it with some of their chargrilled lamb chops or the crispy calamari with rose harissa mayo.
Corazon – Piña Rita
This Soho taqueria serves a tropical tipple that’s guaranteed to brighten your day. Made with toasted coconut rum, pineapple and coconut cream, the Piña Rita gets an extra kick from Calle 23 tequila – try it with some of their baja fish tacos.Continue Reading