What’s this all about?

Understanding Cocktails is for those of you who want to know a little bit more about what's going into that $15 drink you ordered last night. Perhaps you'd like to know what all the fussing behind the bar is about or maybe you'd like to be able to say something other than; "it's nice" when someone makes you a drink. Still not sure? Check the about section out for more details.

Cosmopolitan – Drink #4

The Cosmopolitan - closeup

The darling of Hollywood and girls on the town everywhere , The Cosmopolitan features as our fourth drink. Unwittingly, we’ve found ourselves defending this on more than one occasion recently. We hope you take the time read about this classic cocktail in the the full Cosmopolitan feature.

If Candice Bushnell can spare some time, we […]

Mixology Monday – Our Best – The Flightless Cocktail

The Flightless Cocktail

This month’s Mixology Monday finds Chris at Spirited Remix asking us to put our humility aside and put forward our best drink. Sort of the opposite of cocktail guilty pleasures. It should be an honest and original attempt to make a good drink – no hiding behind irony or kitsch.

What’s surprised us was that […]