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The XYZ Cocktail

The XYZ is another drink that Patrick Gavin Duffy ripped off wholesale from the Savoy Cocktail Book for his Official Mixer’s Manual that came out four years later. 110 more words

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Carlos Londono created the Pommocho in 2010 at Cafe Pacifico in London, a “tequila church” according to Tom Sandham “World´s Best Cocktails“.  If you go there one day, you should ask for this refreshing minty tequila drink! 55 more words



Last week was named Salad Week and we had different summer salads from sweetcorn salsa to refreshing watermelon to raw fennel. All delicious, healthy dishes, packed with strong flavours and perfect for summer eating. 556 more words


Friday Liquor Spotlight #16: The Truth About Orange Liqueurs!

Well hello and happy Friday, readers!

Triple sec. Cointreau. Curaçao. Grand Marnier.

All of these things are orange flavored liqueurs, but can you tell the difference between them? 389 more words


Happy Hour: Corpse Reviver No. 2

The weekend is almost here, and I’m getting a little more giddy by the hour.  I’m smiling thinking of all the possible things to do.  That’s the brilliant thing about Friday, isn’t it?  382 more words


White Lady

I was recently asked by a customer what kind of gin cocktails I could make. I was shocked discover, upon reflection, that my repertoire is severely limited with this particular spirit. 153 more words


Watermelon becomes margarita!

I was part of a group dinner earlier this week.  Given the heat, I really didn’t want to be in my kitchen, so I took the easy way out and bought a small, seedless watermelon to take to the gathering.  280 more words