5 Top-shelf Papa Salt Cocktails

5 Top-shelf Papa Salt Cocktails

Elevate Your Gin Experience With These 5 Top-shelf Papa Salt Cocktails

Papa Salt Coastal Gin is making a serious name for itself in the world of new-age, Australian gin. With a commitment to sustainable practices, 100% renewable energy production, as well as native, locally sourced ingredients, its a high-quality drop that's worth celebrating.

And its signature serves are no different. Defying convention, refreshing the world of 'gin drinks' while pushing the boundaries of possibility, Papa Salt's Perfect Serves are testament to the brand's core identity.

Here we indulge in our favourite Papa Salt serves, just as easily prepared at some of the world's elite cocktail bars, or your kitchen countertop, reminiscing with friends.

About Papa Salt

Papa Salt Coastal Gin 700mlBorn from a passion for craft gin and a commitment to pushing the boundaries of flavour, Papa Salt is an easy-drinking gin, made for sharing. The journey began when five friends, Margot Robbie, Tom Ackerely, Josey McNamara, Regan Riskas and Charlie Maas, decided to craft a gin that would redefine the conventional juniper spirit drinking experience. Driven by an unwavering desire to create something extraordinary, Papa Salt Coastal Gin was born.

The heart of the brand lies in its dedication to quality and craftsmanship. Using only the finest botanicals and a meticulous distillation process, each bottle is a testament to the artistry of its creators. The brand's commitment to excellence is clear in each sip - from the botanical aromas to the smooth, nuanced finish.

Papa Salt's Top-shelf Signature Serves

Now we've established the uniqueness of this Gin, it's time to get into those exceptional signature serves. These expertly crafted concoctions are the pinnacle of gin artistry, delivering an extraordinary tasting experience that will surely captivate yours, and your mates, palates.

1. Papa Salt & Tonic 

Papa Salt & Tonic Cocktail Image

Simple. Effective. A Papa Salt & Tonic is a refreshing and harmonious marriage of exquisite gin and the crisp, effervescent notes of tonic water - creating the perfect thirst-quenching combination.


  • 45ml Papa Salt Coastal Gin
  • Tonic Water
  • Lime wedge
  • Nocellara Olive
  • Fresh ice


  1. Add the fresh ice to a glass - pour over with tonic water Papa Salt Gin and top up with tonic water.
  2. Add Novellara olive.
  3. Squeeze and garnish with a lime wedge. Enjoy. 

2. Dirty Dry Martini

    Dirty Dry Martini

    The Dirty Dry Martini by Papa Salt is a tantalising twist on the classic cocktail and features the signature gin expertly blended with briny olives for a bold and savoury flavour profile that's sure to delight any martini enthusiast.


    • 50 ml Papa Salt Coastal Gin
    • 10 ml Vermouth
    • 20 ml of olive brine
    • Nocellara Olives
    • Rock ice


    1. Combine Papa Salt Gin, Vermouth, and olive brine in a mixing glass, over rock ice.
    2. Stir for 30 seconds, then strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
    3. Skewer 3 olives through a rosemary stem and garnish. Enjoy.

    3. Papa’s Salty Negroni

    Papa Salt Papa's Salty Negroni Cocktail

    Papa's Salty Negroni is a sophisticated take on this timeless Negroni, where our distinctive gin is perfectly balanced with the bitter notes of Campari and the sweet vermouth, elevated by a subtle touch of salt for an unforgettable cocktail experience.


    • 30ml Papa Salt Coastal Gin
    • 30ml Campari
    • 30ml Regal Rogue Bold Red Vermouth
    • 10ml Saline (5:1 water to sea salt)
    • Ruby grapefruit wedge
    • Rock ice
    1. Combine all liquids in a mixing glass, over rock ice.
    2. Stir for 30 seconds, until chilled and smooth.
    3. Strain the contents of the mixing glass into a rocks glass, and garnish with a grapefruit wedge. Enjoy.

    4. Papa’s Salty Dog 

    Papa's Salty Dog Cocktail

    Papa's Salty Dog is a zesty, yet refreshing cocktail that combines Papa Salt's gin with squeezed grapefruit juice and a hint of salt, creating a delightful balance of sweet and tangy flavours.


    • 50ml Papa Salt Coastal Gin
    • Crushed Ice
    • Sea salt
    • 100ml Grapefruit juice
    • Lime wedge
    • Rock Ice


    1. Combine rock ice, Papa Salt Gin, and grapefruit juice in a cocktail. Shake until chilled. 
    2. Salt the rim of a chilled highball glass. 
    3. Strain the shaker into the highball glass, and garnish with the lime wedge. Enjoy.

    5. Papa Paloma

    Papa Salt Papa Paloma Cocktail

    You may have had a Paloma before... but never like this! Defy convention by replacing Tequila with Coastal Gin and add a rosemary salt rim for a little extra. 


    • 45ml Papa Salt Coastal Gin
    • 15ml Lime Juice
    • Top with Capi Grapefruit Soda
    • Rosemary salt (dried rosemary blitzed with sea salt)
    • Rosemary stem


    1. Rim a tall glass with rosemary salt.
    2. In a cocktail shaker combine ice, Papa Salt, and lime juice.
    3. Shake until well chilled and pour over prepared glass with cubed ice. Top with CAPI pink grapefruit soda and garnish with a rosemary stem.


    In the world of gin, Papa Salt's Signature Serves showcases the brand's unwavering commitment to excellence. From the classic Papa Salt & Tonic to the adventurous Salty Dog, these cocktails invite you to savour these extraordinary flavours and elevate your gin experience.

    Purchase a bottle of Papa Salt Coastal Gin right here, or find your local stockist here!