When one thinks of a whisky cocktail, odds are one thinks of an Old Fashioned or other drinks most commonly made with rye or bourbon. … Read More
The Story of the Espresso Martini
The Espresso Martini is a sumptuous mix of vodka, coffee liqueur and espresso. Who would have thought vodka and espresso go so well together? It’s … Read More
The Rum Old Fashioned
We have just launched this delicious new cocktail kit in time for Christmas! The Rum Old Fashioned is fast becoming one of the most popular … Read More
Why James Bond is WRONG to shake his Martini!
A Classic Martini in its simplest form, calls for just two ingredients – gin and vermouth – garnished with either an olive or lemon twist. The origins of this popular cocktail are unclear, but it’s said to have morphed from the Martinez and today several drinks served in V-shaped glasses have adopted the name – but are they actually true Martinis? Many of these “modern” cocktails are shaken – for example the popular Espresso and Pornstar Martinis – and 007 certainly loves his Vesper shaken as well. What is the correct way to make a Martini and is it right or wrong to shake them up?
How to make your own sugar syrup
Sugar Syrup (or simple syrup, or “gomme”) is, as its name implies, very easy to make and an essential item for your home bar. You’ll … Read More
Bramble Cocktail Recipe – How to make a Bramble
Simple to make and well balanced in its sweet and sour tones the Bramble has become something of a modern classic now appearing on most … Read More
Old Fashioned Recipe – How to make an old fashioned
Known as one of the simplest cocktails to make, yet one of the hardest to perfect, we’ve made, tested and enjoyed countless old fashioned recipes … Read More
The Essentials for International Tequila Day!
Happy International Tequila Day everyone! I have a love hate relationship with this spirit. I love it because it tastes delicious and I always have … Read More
All Things Mojito for National Mojito Day!
Happy National Mojito Day, Americans!! Today is the day in which it is more than acceptable and almost obligatory to have one too many mojitos… … Read More
3 Old Fashioned Variations for Father’s Day
Father’s day is the perfect opportunity to get together with the family and make cocktails! From our extensive and VERY scientific research, we have found … Read More
3 Yummy Margaritas Recipes to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo
On the 5th of May, Cinco de Mayo in Spanish, the Mexicans celebrate their victory over the French forces at the Battle of Puebla under … Read More
7 Easy St. Patrick’s Day Cocktails You Need to Try
On Friday the 17th, the Irish in particular, commemorate St. Patrick and his quest to convince the Irish pagans to convert to Christianity. Why does everything turn … Read More
Easy Recipe to Make Chocolate Liqueur at Home
Chocolate liqueur is surprisingly super easy to make! Drink it straight, with coffee, drown your salted caramel ice cream in it or give it as … Read More
Love Potions: The 6 Aphrodisiac Cocktails for Valentine’s Day We Love
Perfect to light the spark on Valentines day! You might need more than a couple of these to make your dearest fall in love 😉
9 Insta-Worthy Cocktails for Christmas
– 4 days till Christmas! Wooop woop! We can’t wait to sip on these super wintery cocktails – perfect afternoon activity to forget about how … Read More
Recipe of the Week: Chambord & Grapefruit Manhattan
If the Manhattan had a feminine version this would be it. And, like women, it is much better than its masculine counterpart.
Recipe of the Week: Chocolate & Nutmeg White Russian
The most delicious variation on the classic White Russian you need to try if you are a chocolate and coffee lover.
Recipe of the Week: Mango Piña Colada
Winter has barely started and we are already tired of the cold. This week’s recipe is to bring you back to those summer days kissed … Read More
Recipe of the Week: How to Make an Espresso Martini Tiramisù
This week’s recipe is super indulgent, it combines a classic cocktail with a traditional Italian dessert. If you have a sweet tooth, this one will … Read More
The Most Horrible (Looking) Halloween Cocktails You Have To Try
Halloween is coming and, since you all are most likely going to dress up as sexy black cats and naked vampires, we want to give … Read More