Raise a Glass to Midsummer’s Day

Raise a Glass to Midsummer’s Day: Delighting in the longest day with Gorgeous Gin Cocktails.

Gather round, sun worshippers and cocktail connoisseurs alike; the year’s longest day is upon us! Midsummer’s Day, on June 21st, provides a sublime stretch of daylight to bask in the sun’s splendour and a delectable excuse to indulge in our favourite gin cocktails.

We’re toasting to the extended daylight with five exceptional gin cocktails that exude the spirit of summer, featuring the renowned Soli Gin, a jewel easily found in Cyprus.

Known for its tantalizing blend of Mediterranean botanicals, Soli Gin embodies the spirit of the Cypriot summer, encapsulating the country’s rich, sun-soaked landscapes and vibrant culture in every drop. It’s the perfect foundation for the innovative and exuberant cocktails we’re serving for your midsummer revelry.

So, let’s start mixing, shaking, and toasting to the lingering sunlight on this Midsummer’s Day with our handpicked selection of gin-soaked summer creations!

Raise a Glass to the Midsummer's Day Delighting in the Longest day with Gorgeous Gin Cocktails

Soli Citrus Burst

Nothing sings summer quite like the bright, zestful flavours of citrus fruits. Combine that with the botanicals of Soli Gin, and you have a cocktail that sparkles with vivacity.


  • 50ml Soli Gin
  • 30ml Fresh Lemon Juice
  • 15ml Fresh Lime Juice
  • 20ml Simple Syrup
  • Club Soda

Combine Soli Gin, lemon juice, lime juice, and simple syrup in a shaker filled with ice. Shake until chilled and strain into a highball glass over ice. Top with club soda and garnish with a wheel of lemon.

Soli Gin Sling

A twist on the classic Singapore Sling, our Soli Gin Sling uses pomegranate juice to add a Mediterranean flair that pairs seamlessly with the Soli Gin.


  • 60ml Soli Gin
  • 120ml Fresh Pomegranate Juice
  • 15ml Lime Juice
  • 10ml Simple Syrup
  • Sparkling Water
  • Pomegranate Seeds for Garnish

Fill a tall glass with ice. Pour in the gin, pomegranate juice, lime juice, and simple syrup. Stir to combine, top with sparkling water, and garnish with pomegranate seeds.

Cypriot Summer Fizz

Experience the refreshing fizz of summer in every sip with this cocktail, where the subtly spiced Soli Gin meets the sweet allure of peach puree.


  • 50ml Soli Gin
  • 30ml Fresh Peach Puree
  • 20ml Lemon Juice
  • 10ml Agave Nectar
  • Prosecco

Combine the gin, peach puree, lemon juice, and agave nectar in a shaker filled with ice. Shake until well mixed. Strain into a champagne flute and top with Prosecco. Garnish with a fresh peach slice.

Mediterranean Soli Basil Smash

A cocktail that refreshes and revives, the Soli Basil Smash intertwines the herbal delight of fresh basil leaves with the premium botanicals of Soli Gin.


  • 60ml Soli Gin
  • A handful of fresh Basil Leaves
  • 25ml Fresh Lemon Juice
  • 15ml Simple Syrup

Muddle the basil leaves at the bottom of a shaker. Add the gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup. Fill the shaker with ice and shake vigorously. Double strain into a rock glass filled with ice. Garnish with a sprig of basil.

Raise a Glass to the Midsummer's Day Delighting in the Longest day with Gorgeous Gin Cocktails

“Soli Sunset” for MIDSUMMER’S day!

End your longest day on a high note with the Soli Sunset. This beautifully layered cocktail mirrors the breathtaking hues of the setting sun.


  • 40ml Soli Gin
  • 20ml Fresh Lime Juice
  • 10ml Simple Syrup
  • 40ml Fresh Orange Juice
  • Grenadine

Shake the gin, lime juice, and simple syrup in a shaker filled with ice. Pour into a glass. In the same shaker, shake the orange juice and carefully layer it onto the gin mixture. Add a dash of grenadine for the sunset effect.

With the enticing Mediterranean botanicals of Soli Gin as your muse, these unique cocktails will make your midsummer’s day (the longest day of the year) celebration a sun-drenched spectacle. 

Remember, the key to perfect cocktails lies in quality ingredients and in savouring them with joy and laughter, preferably in good company.

As you clink glasses to celebrate the beauty of the longest day, take a moment to appreciate the magic of midsummer, the sun in its full glory, and the gin that honours this brilliance – the incomparable Soli Gin. Here’s to creating a memory as enduring as the midsummer’s day sun and a flavour as enchanting as the Mediterranean breeze.

Of course, to craft these tantalizing gin cocktails, you’ll need to know where to find our beloved Soli Gin. In Cyprus, this exquisite gin is as accessible as the bright longest day. Here’s a handy guide to locating your very own bottle of Soli Gin, both online and in-store.

AlphaMega Hypermarkets

The vast and meticulously arranged aisles of AlphaMega Hypermarkets are sure to stock Soli Gin. This trusted supermarket chain is a gin lover’s paradise from Nicosia to Limassol, Larnaca to Paphos. Seek out their expansive liquor section to find the distinctive Soli Gin bottles imbued with the spirit of Cyprus.

Papantoniou Supermarkets

Another excellent retail option is Papantoniou Supermarkets, a pillar of Cyprus retail for over 30 years. Known for their variety and quality, Papantoniou Supermarkets are scattered across Cyprus, in Paphos, Polis Chrysochous, and Limassol. Look for Soli Gin amidst an impressive array of local and international spirits in the liquor aisle.

Raise a Glass to the Midsummer's Day Delighting in the Longest day with Gorgeous Gin Cocktails

Other Great Retailers

Of course, there are other places where you can find Soli Gin. It’s available in many other well-stocked liquor stores, supermarkets, and boutique stores across the island. Keep an eye out for Soli Gin’s captivating packaging that captures the essence of Mediterranean summers.

Online Availability

For those who prefer the convenience of online shopping, fear not; Soli Gin is just a few clicks away. Search for “Soli Gin” online or visit our official e-shop.

Remember, no matter how you shop, Soli Gin’s unmistakable taste is worth the search.

Be it the convenience of online shopping or the familiarity of your local supermarket, Soli Gin is readily available to make your Midsummer’s Day celebration truly remarkable. Sip, savour, and let the spirit of Soli Gin transport you to a midsummer’s daydream.

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