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Ladies Night 

The title clearly says it all. Ladies nights are always the best nights. I just had a pretty awesome experience at the Melting Pot this past week. 66 more words

You're As Sweet As Pie

Week 13: Rosemary

This week, Jen takes over the ingredient picks for the next 4 weeks, and we started off with Rosemary. I normally think of rosemary as a winter herb, so it was interesting to see the mix of recipes that we all came up with for the dead of summer. 692 more words


Watermelon Cucumber Vodka Cooler

Serves 1

Ignore the fact that we’ve lost more than an hour of daylight each morning and evening already! Focus on soaking up these last sultry summer rays with a refreshing beverage in your coozy, pretending the leaves aren’t about to turn and ignoring the Santa counter (that insists there are only 16 weeks until Christmas). 103 more words


Sour & Bitter

I’ve recently been discovering the joys of putting things in barrels. If you put neutral grain spirit in a barrel and leave it for some time, you get whisky; it’s easy, really, despite all the mystery and romance piled around the subject. 665 more words


Cocktail Hour: The Swift-Turtle

I enjoy watching the night sky on my back deck after sunset, and one of the highlights of the evening sky this August was the annual… 244 more words

Cocktails & Recipes

Jinny Gin Garden

This is a slight twist on the Gin Garden also know as an Ainsbury Martini.

When I first saw the recipie for a Gin Garden my initial thought was ‘my Mum will love this’ so I made one and she instantly proclaimed that it was her new favorite cocktail. 180 more words


Country Garden Bitter Sorbet - a cool twist on a Negroni

Country Garden Bitter Sorbet

Just gorgeous bottles. Bloom gin and St Germain

Is it Negroni o’clock where you are? I’m back in Dubai and although happy to be home, the pale skies and the steamy temperatures are a stark contrast to beautiful English countryside, dramatic clouds and a fresh breeze. 731 more words