Recipe: Blackberry Fizz Cocktail

Recipe: Blackberry Fizz Cocktail

Sparkle this Christmas with a Blackberry Fizz Cocktail This sparkly festive cocktail uses Lidl’s Scottish Craft Gin Aquine, blackberries and Prosecco for a refreshing festive fizz cocktail. Blackberry Fizz Ingredients 25ml Gin 15ml Fresh Lemon Juice 15ml Sugar Syrup 2 Blackberries Top with Prosecco Garnish with a single blackberry HowRead More…

Cocktail Recipe: Pink 75 from Champagne Central

Cocktail Recipe: Pink 75 from Champagne Central

Pink 75 Cocktail from Champagne Central At the launch of the Winter Cocktails session at Champagne Central, we got to see cocktail master Chris at work making a Pink 75, a twist on the French 75 that is a refreshing and ‘perfect’ balance of sweet and sour.  Find out moreRead More…

Winter Cocktails at Champagne Central

Winter Cocktails at Champagne Central

Winter Cocktails to celebrate the festive season at Champagne Central A new winter cocktail menu at Champagne Central needed some “research”.  We headed along to find out what is on offer and to try out a few on their press night. Menu The Cocktails True Scot Auchentoshan 12 year oldRead More…

Recipe: Glen Moray’s Elgin Classic Old Fashioned

Recipe: Glen Moray’s Elgin Classic Old Fashioned

Celebrate Old Fashioned Cocktail Week with Glen Moray Its Old Fashioned cocktail week (1st- 10th November) so enjoy making your own delicious cocktail at home. Neil Ridley and Joel Harrison, World’s Best Spirits, have worked with Glen Moray to create this stunning easy to make cocktail. Glen Moray’s Elgin ClassicRead More…

Recipe: Strawberries & Cream Colada

Recipe: Strawberries & Cream Colada

Chill out with a Strawberries & Cream Colada You might have noticed the limited edition Baileys Strawberries and Cream flavour in the supermarket…we certainly did. Of course, purely for blog research we purchased a bottle and after having a drink “on the rocks” tried out a cocktail. Do you rememberRead More…

Crickets and Japanese Gin at Glasgow Cocktail Weekend

Crickets and Japanese Gin at Glasgow Cocktail Weekend

Glasgow Cocktail Weekend Partners with Nonya and Roku Gin Glasgow Cocktail Weekend will start at casual Asian restaurant, Nonya, with a three-course Eastern tasting experience. There will be some delicious sounding dishes from Northeast Thailand with imaginative Roku gin cocktails from Japan. Starting with fried crickets in ginger, lemongrass andRead More…

Cocktail Recipe: Pinkster Gin Martini

Cocktail Recipe: Pinkster Gin Martini

Pinkster Gin Martini  You really think you know the Martini?  Not if you haven’t tried this.  Delicious with the flavour of elderflower for a unique martini that tastes as pretty as it looks. Pinktini 50ml Pinkster Gin 10ml Elderflower cordial Fill shaker with ice, throw in several raspberries and then addRead More…

Cocktail Recipe: British Royale

Cocktail Recipe: British Royale

British Cassis British Royale Cocktail What better way to celebrate the royal wedding than with a cocktail!  Waitrose (and Amazon) sell British Cassis and it’s perfect alongside some English fizz, such as Castle Brook Classic Cuvee, to create a celebratory drink. British Cassis comes from the White Heron Estate inRead More…

Recipe: The Burns Negroni from Daffy’s Gin

Recipe: The Burns Negroni from Daffy’s Gin

Gin & Whisky Negroni from Daffy’s Gin to celebrate Burns Night Burns night may have passed however you can still venerate with something different from the folks at Daffy’s Gin.  Developed by  Brand Ambassador Lindsay Blair, The Burns Negroni is a punchy Drink so drink responsibly. 🥃 cheers! The BurnsRead More…

Recipe: Spiced Passion Fruit Margarita from Las Iguanas

Recipe: Spiced Passion Fruit Margarita from Las Iguanas

  Celebrate Day of the Dead with Las Iguanas Latin American restaurant Las Iguanas have created a special cocktail for this spooky time of year– an ode to Day of the Dead, a huge celebration in Latin America. The Spiced Passion Fruit Margarita is a blend of traditional Mexican flavours,Read More…