The Absolut Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras official cocktail has come out

The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras has descended on Sydney and this year; it’s big!

The 40th anniversary of the parade that took the city by storm, and since, the world, celebrating equality, same-love and acceptance – and just a damn good time.

So to celebrate, Absolut Vodka have again taken the lead on their LGBTIQ-charged march, producing the famed rainbow bottle for the occasion and now, a cocktail to-boot!

Loving dubbed theĀ Absolut Sparkle cocktail, it’s a hit of vodka, kombucha (‘cos Sydney), watermelon juice and prosecco to keep it festive. The recipe is below.

Couple all this excitement with the fact the mecca of gay Sunday activities, the Beresford on Bourke Street now does an Absolut vodka brunch up until the big day on 3 March 2018, Absolut is leading the way for homosexual happiness this silly season.

Here’s how to make it at home…


30ml Absolut
45ml Mojo Strawberry & Hibiscus Kombucha 15ml Watermelon Juice
45ml Prosecco


1. Build ingredients in champagne flute
2. Swizzle with bar-spoon to mix
3. Garnish with pink rose or any flower petal

See more at the Absolut website here and the Beresford website here and the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras website here.

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