Dreamy Weekend Mixer: Crispy Elderflower Cocktails

As Absolut returns to Body & Soul with a spectacular three-day curation of musical and theatrical performances that capture the magic of Swedish Midsommar, they share a taste of Midsommar with us.

Absolut is celebrating its third edition of Midsommar at Body and Soul, with loads of Irish and international acts lined up for the Absolut Stage including Johnny Moy, Billy Scurry, Stevie G, Deadbots, Eddie Kay, Colm Motherway, Vinyl Below and Ruth Kavanagh. This year Absolut is bringing the traditions of authentic Swedish Midsommar to Body & Soul and?gave us the recipe to?experience the flavours of Midsommar?with the perfect weekend drink created by their'mixologists; elderflower cocktails!

Recipe For An Absolut Elderflower Collins


  • Vodka
  • Freshly Squeezed Lemon Juice
  • Elderflower Cordial
  • Soda Water


Add ice cubes to a highball glass or mason jar.

Pour 50ml of vodka, measure 30ml of freshly squeezed lemon juice, and add 20ml of elderflower cordial.

Stir and top with 150ml of soda water.

Garnish with a slice of lemon, or flower of your choice.


Body & Soul 2017 will take place from Friday, June 23rd to Sunday, June 25th at Ballinlough Castle in County Westmeath. Experience Absolut Midsommar at Body & Soul.

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