Chefs' Recipes

Hellenika’s Ari Onassis cocktail

Named after Greece's larger-than-life tycoon, Aristotle Onassis, this gin cocktail is equal parts refreshing and sweet.
Two glasses of Ari Onassis cocktail garnished with two long slices of baby cucumber each

Photo: Chris Court

Chris Court

“This is a beautifully refreshing summer cocktail. It really is the perfect combination of old-school and innovation,” says Gloftis.



1.Place all ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice; shake until well combined and chilled. Double strain into a coupe or martini glass and serve with fresh cucumber sticks. Makes 100ml.

Mastiha (or mastika) is a sweet pine-scented Greek liqueur made by distilling the resin from the mastic tree, native to Chios.


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