It’s Been a Long Week: London EDITION’s Dill or No Dill


Image: Essential Homme, London Edition. 

As true believers of the work hard, play hard mantra, we present you with It’s Been a Long Week, a weekly column aimed at awarding some liquid appreciation to you for just being yourself, dammit. Make a glass or two on us, you deserve it.


The London EDITION’s Dill or No Dill
A bit bitter and a bit sweet, the Dill or No Dill from the London EDITION hotel is a cocktail that will surely leave an impression. Maybe its the beautiful hue, or is it its crisp, fresh taste? You’ll just have to wrestle up the ingredients below and find out on your own.



  • 1.5 oz. Tanqueray Gin
  • 0.5 oz. Elderflower cordial
  • 0.8 oz. Lemon juice
  • 2 slices Cucumber
  • Sprig of dill
  • Pinch of salt

Image: Essential Homme, Belvoir, Tanqueray ReaLmon.


Muddle the cucumber and dill in a mixing tin. Add the other ingredients and shake with ice. Then strain into a Nick & Nora glass (or coupe) and garnish with a dill sprig on a mini clothes peg.