Whisky drink Christina Hendricks

How to drink like Christina Hendricks from ‘Mad Men’

It’s Mad Men season again folks and never mind Don, Roger, Pete and co, whisky is very much the  star of the show. But it’s not just the boys who appreciate the rich, complex spirit. Off screen, Joan aka Christ...
Cocktail Generic

How to get what you want at the bar

Cocktails: they're all about you Bar or table? Perched by the bar allows you to drink in the whole experience even before you take a sip. From this vantage point you can watch the bar staff doing their s...
Cocktail and food pairing

How to pair cocktails with food

Think cocktails and food – and aperitifs spring to mind. Why wouldn’t they? Nothing gets the appetite primed quite like a cheeky Aperol Spritz. Then there’s the digestif. Ah, the digestif. Those intense drinks,...

How to garnish your cocktails

There was a time when big, bold – okay let’s not beat around the bush here – in-your-face garnishes were the epitome of naff. Those twirly, girly umbrellas, citrus twists that looked like they’d exploded from a...
Mojito

How to joosh up a Mojito

Yes, yes, we know the Mojito is the quintessential summer drink. But in the same way those clever UV lamps trick the body into thinking it’s had a long charge of daylight, we think this cocktail can have the sa...