Tag Archives: Cocktails

Drink: Grapefruit Gin & Tonic Slushie

A sip or two of this citrus slushie will start your spring BBQ with a swing. A great twist on the classic gin & tonic, this drink is sharp and refreshing with more buzz than a bumblebee in a sunflower....

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My take on Baileys; Chai-leys

When I was recently working on my recipe for Chai, it occurred to me that by adding a spot of whiskey, it would be quite similar to Baileys so I started experimenting!  My first attempt was frankly undrinkable  - I used double cream and it was WAY too … Continue Reading ››

Cocktail time – Part 1: Banana Daiquiri

From breakfast to cocktail hour in one easy step... Banana Daquiri

I developed this banana daiquiri cocktail from a recipe by Gino DaCampo for a slimming breakfast banana smoothie.  Those of you who know me probably aren't surprised that my first thought was how … Continue Reading ››

Drinks tips: Making your cold drinks cooler

Drinks tips: 5 ways to make your cold drinks cooler

Ewwww! That's gross! No, no, no - I'm not talking anything unhygienic here.  I just mean trying something a little different in your presentation...

No. 4: Go communal

Last year we went to Majorca for a week with family and friends.  One evening, … Continue Reading ››