Food & Drink Cocktail recipes to make - and enjoy - at home

01:08  25 september  2020
01:08  25 september  2020 Source:   theweek.co.uk

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Discover easy and cheap cocktail recipes that you can make at home . Saving money never tasted so good! With just a few essentials and a little planning, you can enjoy a nice variety of easy cocktails . It may even surprise you that some of the cheapest drinks are among the most popular drinks at the

Enjoy this Americano that elevates the usual Campari and vermouth base with the herbal, woody This terrific-for-fall classic cocktail combines Applejack, lime juice and grenadine to deliver a simple Don’t wait around for summer to make this tequila-Aperol-grapefruit refresher. The inclusion of DIY

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London Cocktail Week is effectively becoming London Cocktail Month this year, with the annual event extended to cover the whole of October.

But not everyone will be able to hit the capital to visit the participating bars and pubs, so we’ve asked some experts and drinks brands to share their favourite cocktail recipes.

Here, The Week’s at-home cocktail menu shows you how to make them…

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50ml Discarded Banana Peel Rum   5ml sugar syrup (2:1)   3 dashes chocolate bitters

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How to Make Any Cocktail Recipe a Healthy One, According to a Nutritionist. A stiff cocktail not for those who enjoy sweet drinks , the classic martini is naturally free of extra The Healthy Twist: Shalek suggests replacing sugar with stevia to whip up a healthier cocktail that's still easy to sip and enjoy .

Making your own mixed drinks at home isn't difficult. Here are our six favorite healthy cocktail recipes that clock under 10 grams of sugar per drink . If you enjoy mixed drinks , then you most likely appreciate the experience of ordering a specialty cocktail from the menu and watching as the

Cold Fashioned by Mr Black

Limited Edition Single Origin Ethiopia coffee liquor, which launches on 1 October, works perfectly in a Cold Fashioned, a signature cocktail created by Mr Black.

30ml Mr Black Single Origin Ethiopia   30ml rye whisky   2x dash bitters

Combine ingredients, add ice and stir. Garnish with an orange twist.

The Original Venetian Spritz

Select Aperitivo is the essential ingredient for the Original Venetian Spritz, a simple yet delicious cocktail traditionally served with a large green olive.

3 parts prosecco  2 parts Select Aperitivo  1 splash soda water  1 large green olive with stone

Pour cold prosecco into a wine glass over ice. Add Select, a splash of soda water and gently stir together. Garnish with a large green olive.

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These 10 tried-and-true cocktail recipes from around the world will instantly transport you to Made with lemonade and the slightly sweet and herbal Pimm’s, it’s a perfect drink for happy hour Negronis are now enjoyed all over the world, but the bitter aperitif Campari makes it quintessentially Italian.

These eight health-minded cocktails prove you can make better drinking choices that are still delicious. All good things are best enjoyed in moderation and that certainly applies to cocktails . These eight recipes all boast low proofs and are packed with goodness to, hopefully, help you live

The Regent Seven Seas

All five of the luxury ships in the Regent Seven Seas Cruises fleet offer a range of distinctive cocktails. Among the pick of the bunch is the “Regent Seven Seas”, a tasty apricot brandy cocktail.

60ml Absolut raspberry vodka   30ml apricot brandy liqueur   30ml sweet and sour mix   5-6 fresh red grapes

Smash the grapes in a shaker glass and then add the other ingredients. Shake and strain into the glass.

Finnish Lonkero

This drink was originally created to quench the thirst of visitors who flocked to Finland for the 1952 Helsinki Summer Olympics. Called the Lonkero, the mix of gin and, most commonly, grapefruit soda has stood the test of time and is still popular with both locals and tourists today.

4 parts Fresca   3 parts gin   1 part Grapefruit Q Tonic

Build over ice and stir gently to combine.


The bar staff at Glenapp Castle in Scotland mix up an array of cocktails, including the Glenapp1870, which is served in a champagne flute.

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Every Friday, we give you a unique and delicious cocktail recipe to make at home . Serve Puerto Rico's rich, coconut drink at your holiday party.

This easy grapefruit mojito recipe is my favourite cocktail to make at home and enjoy on a warm summer day out back. Be sure to share some of your favourite summer cocktails with me in the comments below. I made a goal this year to try 15 new (to me) cocktails at home , so I could use all

35ml Hendricks Gin   20ml lemon juice   15ml sugar syrup   Champagne

Add all ingredients except for the champagne to the shaker. Shake and strain into the glass and then top up with champagne. Serve in a chilled flute and garnish with a lemon twist and thyme.

Lady Ellenborough

Lady Ellenborough was a dazzling character who took English society by storm in the 19th century. Not only did she inspire the individuality of Ellenborough Park in the Cotswolds, but also the hotel’s signature cocktail, which takes her name too.

25ml Hendricks Gin  15ml Chase Elderflower Liqueur   15ml lime juice   5ml simple syrup  Champagne to top up   1in cucumber (peeled)   Cucumber ribbons to garnish

Smash cucumber in a shaker glass. Add all ingredients to the glass and shake over ice. Fine strain into a chilled, garnished champagne flute and top up with champagne. Finish with cucumber ribbon.

The Henrietta Spice

Boutique luxury hotel Roseate Villa Bath opened The Henrietta Bar last December, when this delicious cocktail was created by resident mixologist Christiana Kiose as the perfect winter warmer.

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You don’t have to be a master mixologist to shake up these easy cocktail recipes . From an Old Fashioned to a Tom Collins, we've got you covered with the essential list of classic mixed drinks you should know how to make at home .

Shopping list. Home . Recipes . Collection. A classic cocktail recipe for those who like a touch of citrus sweetness. Blend vodka with orange liqueur, cranberry juice and lime, then serve in chilled martini glasses. This slushy cocktail is best made when strawberries are in season and at their ripest.

50ml gin  15ml lemon juice  25ml homemade pear syrup  1 egg white  Star anise

Dry shake the egg white. Combine all the ingredients in a shaker. Pour into a glass and garnish with a star anise.

Whisky Six by Nc’nean Organic Single Malt Whisky

For its signature serve, Nc’nean breaks the perceived “rule” that whisky from Scotland should be drunk neat. The Morvern-based distillery’s refreshing whisky soda is called the Whisky Six, in a nod to both the recipe and the perfect time of day for a long drink.

2 parts Nc’nean (50ml)   4 parts soda water (100ml)   Mint sprig to garnish

Fill a glass with cubed ice and add all the ingredients. Gently stir then garnish with a fresh sprig of mint.

Bacardi Mojito

Bacardi has partnered with artisan florists Floom to create a range of “Grow-Your-Own Garnish” kits. With two different kinds of mints - Moroccan and spearmint - you can pick a mojito recipe that best suits your tastes. If you’re in the mood for something fresh, use the super cool spearmint to complement your cocktail. Alternatively, or if you fancy something a bit more different and full-bodied, try the Moroccan mint as your base.

50ml Bacardi Carta Blanca rum 4 to 6 lime wedges  8 to 10 fresh mint leaves 2tsp caster sugar 25ml soda water/club soda Sprig of fresh mint

Cut a whole lime into wedges and then squeeze all the juice into the glass. Add sugar and gently press together. Drop in the mint leaves. Half-fill the glass with crushed ice, add Bacardi Carta Blanca rum and churn. Top with crushed ice and soda. Garnish with a mint sprig.

Golden Negroni by BAR 45 at 45 Park Lane

45 Park Lane’s BAR 45 has its own Negroni Trolley, featuring the hotel’s barrel-aged Negroni. Head bartender Francesco Orefici has added a few twists to the classic recipe to create his Golden Negroni.

30ml of Botanist Gin  15ml of Italicus  15ml of Suze Liqueur  30ml of Martini Ambrato  One lemon peel to garnish

Pour the Botanist Gin, Italicus, Suze Liqueur and Martini Ambrato into a mixing glass filled up with ice cubes, and stir for eight to ten seconds with a long bar spoon (mixing spoon). Using a cocktail strainer, pour the chilled liquid into a stemless burgundy wine glass over a large ice chunk, or a few cubes of ice depending on what you have. Squeeze the lemon peel over the cocktail, twist and let it drop into the glass.

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