Bush Botanicals Side Car Recipe

Left over brandy from the trifle? Put that to good use with this Side Car classic cocktail recipe from Bush Botanicals!


  • Wild Citrus Infusion Bag
  • 60ml brandy
  • 30ml cointreau
  • 25ml lemon juice
  • Garnish: a twist of lemon and our Desert Lime Rimming Sugar (optional).

Step One: Infuse your brandy with our Wild Citrus Infusion Bag

  • Place the cotton infusion bag into a jar and add 700ml of you chosen spirit.
  • Seal the lid, shake gently, and infuse 3-4 hours for clear spirits and 4-5 hours for dark spirits.
  • Remove the infusion bag and get ready to craft your favourite cocktails.
  • Best consumed within 3 months of infusion for optimal flavour.

Step Two: Mix It!

  • Add sugar rim to a chilled coupe glass.
  • Add ingredients to shaker with ice.
  • Shake, strain into glass and garnish.