Pantone Colour of the year cocktail recipes

Pantone has announced that their 2019 Colour of the Year is Living Coral (16-1546), a colour that they have described as ‘An animating and life-affirming coral hue with a golden undertone that energises and enlivens with a softer edge’.

We’ve chosen two of our favourite Coral coloured cocktails that could work perfectly on your cocktail menus.

Hibiscus Margarita

A Funkin twist on the classic Margarita, the Hibiscus margarita mixes Tequila, Mezcal, Pure Pour Lime, Lychee Puree and Hibiscus syrup.

Pro ingredients

  • 35ml Tequila
  • 15ml Mezcal
  • 25ml Funkin Pure Pour Lime
  • 12.5ml Funkin Lychee Puree
  • 12.5ml Funkin Hibiscus Syrup

Shake and strain the ingredients, pouring over cubed ice in a Rocks glass. Garnish with Worm salt around the rim.


Kali Stem

An elegant and vibrant cocktail mixing Gin, Elderflower liqueur, Hibiscus syrup, Sweet & Sour mix and Soda.

Pro ingredients

  • 37.5ml Gin
  • 12.5ml Elderflower Liqueur
  • 12.5ml Funkin Hibiscus Syrup
  • 25ml Funkin Sweet & Sour
  • Top with Soda

Build and stir over cubed ice in a sling glass. Garnish with mint and dried hibiscus.


Mellow Tunes

A light and refreshing cocktail mixing Pink Gin, Ashai Umeshu, Cucumber Juice and Funkin Pro Pure Pour Lime.

Pro ingredients 

  • 20ml Pink Gin
  • 20ml Ashai Umeshu
  • 40ml Fresh Cucumber Juice
  • 20ml Funkin Pro Pure Pour Lime

Build and stir over crushed ice in a collins glass. Garnish with Funkin dehydrated citrus and mint.

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