Join the Rutte Basil Smash Cocktail Challenge!

Prize Details

Grand Prize

An exclusive internship-day at the Rutte Distillery in Dordrecht, The Netherlands. Learn the art of distillation and invaluable insights into the world of gin-making
and 50 personalized bottles of Rutte Dutch Dry Gin for your bar, perfect for sharing your win with friends and customers.


How to Participate

  1. Feature the Basil Smash:
    • Add the classic Basil Smash to your cocktail menu.
  2. Share Your Twist on the Basil Smash:
    • Capture a stunning, creative picture of both your drinks.
    • Share it on your social media channels (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter) with the hashtag #RutteBasilSmash
  3. Submit Your Entry:
    • Ensure your post is public so we can see your entry.
    • Include a brief description of your recipe of the classic Basil Smash in your post.
  4. Tag Us: Tag @RutteDistillery in your post to ensure your entry is counted.

Selection Process

Top 3 Finalists:

  • We will review all entries and select three finalists based on creativity, presentation, and originality.
  • The finalists will be invited to showcase both the classic Basil Smash and their unique twist at a special event at the Rutte Distillery in November. (Date tbc)