The winner of the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction will be announced on June 3rd, at a glamorous ceremony in London. But for those who won’t be attending the ceremony, never fear, I have some Baileys based cocktails that will ensure you can have your very own celebration!
The Eurovision Song Contest is happening this weekend! Now in its 60th year, the super cheesy night will feature entries from many different European countries, as well as including, for […]
Sometimes when friends visit, and you have a lot to catch up on, you don’t want to spend all night in the kitchen making drinks. Sometimes you just want to make one giant drink that you can all enjoy together. This is the time when you need a very special glass! At over half a metre tall, my large champagne saucer makes a great punch bowl.
Dorothy Parker. Born in 1893, she was an American poet, short story writer, critic and satirist, best known for her wit, wisecracks, and for enjoying a stiff drink. Many of her quotes are famous, talking about men, love, and writing, but of course on this blog It is her thoughts on drinking we are interested in, so I have included a couple of my favourites in this feature alongside our sparkling cocktails.
The Tom Collins is a classic cocktail with a debated history. For a detailed look at the background, take a look at Difford’s Guide. A recipe for a John Collins […]