Elderflower Tom Collins

Gin, lemon, sugar syrup and soda water are the simple ingredients  needed to create this iconic gin cocktail. The history of the Tom Collins is somewhat vague. The first recipe is thought to have been created by Jerry Thomas and recorded in his book Jerry Thomas 1862 Bartenders Guide. However, this recipe referred to a […]

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A Toast to you

I am immensely grateful for each of you, who have been part of this journey of me sharing my home bar concoctions. When I started this, I never knew there would be over 5000 people interested in what I posted. Never. In. My. Wildest. Dreams. ⁣But here we are (insert happy 💃🏼 dance) ⁣⁣This bubbly […]

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Rye Cask Negroni Chocolat

Negroni Cocktail

A little while ago I had the pleasure of visiting Greensand Ridge Distillery and met the maker. With the added bonus being that’s it’s on my doorstep. The Rye Cask Gin is an absolute find, if you liked aged spirits. Especially in a Negroni!   Not only do they make gins but in addition a rum […]

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