6 of the Best Cocktails for Sipping at the Track in Sydney

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Synonymous with a day at the races is a trackside tipple. Get adventurous with your beverages of choice and explore the range of ‘must try’ cocktails available at Royal Randwick and Rosehill Gardens.


Royal Randwick Belvedere Espresso Martini
Belvedere Pure Vodka, Espresso, Kahlua, shaken

Kick start your race day or last the extra mile as the evening comes around with this Royal Randwick favourite, offering the perfect combination of ‘giddy up’ and ‘chill-ax’.


(Above: Espresso Martini)


Randwick Royale
Belvedere Pure Vodka, Cointreau, Topped with Bitter Lemon, served tall

Tantalise your taste buds with this classic Royale fit for any queen or king trackside.


Mint Julep

Makers Mark 46, Crushed Ice, Sugar Syrup, Mint

Show your friends you mean business with this delectable Julep, complimented with refreshing hints to keep you on your toes all day long.


Jim Beam Double Oak Old Fashioned
Jim Beam Double Oak, Sugar Syrup, Bitters, Orange twist

Turn your ‘dapper dial’ to full speed with this Old Fashioned sweetheart. Strong and hearty with a zesty finish, you’ll be well on your way to a winner with this in hand.


Bacardi, Lime Wedges, Mint, Sugar Syrup, Topped with Soda Water, served tall

Test ride this old favourite and get the party started in style. Refreshing for any time of year, this is a sure winner at the races.


Chandon S
Chandon Sparkling, handmade Orange Bitters, Crushed Ice, Orange Twist

The newest addition to the menu, try on the Chandon S for size as your drink of choice trackside. A glass of bubbles compliments any occasion and with this refreshing orange twist take, you’ll be a head of the rest.



If you’re thirsty you’re bound to be hungry too, street food anyone?

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