Celebrity Cruises has always shone the spotlight on offering its passengers incredible at-sea experiences. As well as utterly unique concepts such as the lush green Lawn Club, ultra-luxurious Canyon Ranch Spa and CelebrityLife activities programme, the line also loves to treat its passengers to indulgent craft cocktails that are mixed, shaken and stirred by the finest mixologists at-sea. For cocktail connoisseurs in search of exclusive creations that can’t be found anywhere else on the planet, Molecular Bar is the place to be seen. With its impressive range of top shelf spirits, chic décor and laid back mood, the venue is a definitive favourite with Celebrity cruisers.
Feeling thirsty? Read on for a list of our favourite concoctions whipped up at the Molecular Bar.
With hints of floral petals, herbs and spices, this enticing cocktail is loved by ladies and gents alike. Think spice infused Glenlivet 12 year old scotch, St Germaine elderflower liqueur, ginger beer and agave nectar, topped off with basil, orange, lime and ginger.
Pamper your palate with this fruity and flowery creation that will make your taste buds flutter. Porton Mosto Pisco makes up the base of this colourful delight, accompanied by Crème de Violette liqueur, a dash of Cointreau, splash of Gomme syrup and fresh lime juice. Mixologists add a sweet edge with maple bitters, then a silky smooth finish with an egg white.
Coming Up Roses
Originally created for Oprah Winfrey’s hit Broadway show The Colour Purple, this Junior Merion signature has twice been crowned cocktail of the year by New York Magazine. Bacardi Razz and Champagne Brut are blended with lime, rose petals, raspberry rose foam and rose essence for a delightfully pink high ball. A definite favourite with the ladies!
Playful and delicious, this cocktail puts a Caribbean twist on a European classic. Russian standard vodka, Malibu, Coco Lopez, grilled pineapple juice, freshly squeezed lemon and grated coconut make this a quintessential tropical delight!
Feeling fruity? You’ll love the sweet, spicy and smoky aromas of this watermelon based cocktail that’s complemented with guava-chipotle foam.
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