Drink

  • Christmas tipples: top 10

    'Tis the season to be jolly, so whether you wish to gift your loved ones a lovely bottle of wine this Christmas, or are looking for the perfect drinks for...

  • Myth or fact: top tips for perfect teeth

    With so many differring reports surrounding dental hygiene, it can be hard to know which advice to follow to achieve that perfect Hollywood smile, just like Cheryl Fernandez-Versini's. From whitening...

  • Bloom gin strawberry cup strawberry fields

    Ingredients50ml BLOOM Strawberry Cup25ml BLOOM Gin 25ml fresh lemon juice 20ml Vanilla syrup ( monin)MethodShake with ice, for nice foam pour content to Boston glass, discard ice, dry shakePour into...

  • Classic caipirinha cocktail

    Preparation time: 5 minutes Makes: 1 cocktail Ingredients 4.5 cl Cachaça Fire Water (ask in your local Latin American store) 2 limes cut into quarters 3 generous spoonfuls of sugar...

  • Sloe Gin Negroni Cocktail

    Dish type: CocktailServes 2Ingredients40ml Martini Rosso 30ml Sipsmith Sloe Gin 20ml Campari MethodCombine ingredients in an empty mixing glass. Stir. Pour into tumblers or rocks glasses filled with ice. Garnish...
  • Sloe Gin Fizz Champagne Cocktail

    Dish type: CocktailThe Sloe Gin Champagne Fizz is delicious and simple to make Serves 1Ingredients25ml sloe gin 25ml fresh-squeezed lemon juice (half a lemon) 1 egg white Champagne or other...
  • La Pituca (The Posh Girl) Pisco Cocktail

    Dish type: CocktailMiguel Arbe, head barman at Soho's Ceviche shares a fruity bestseller.Serves 1 Ingredients50ml Infusion of Strawberry, Rasberries and Pisco Quebranta 50ml sour mix (30ml lime juice, 20ml sugar...
  • Negroni

    Ingredients (makes 1) 30ml gin 30ml sweet vermouth 30ml Campari 1 sliver orange peelMethodFill a rocks glass with ice. Pour the spirits over the top and twist in the orange...
  • Bloody Mary

    Ingredients 100ml good quality vodka, chilled 300ml good quality tomato juice, chilled Juice of 1/2 a lemon 2 celery sticks Pinch celery salt Pinch sea salt Plenty of freshly ground...
  • Malted chocolate shakes

    Ingredients (makes 2) 1 large tub of good quality chocolate ice cream (500ml) 250mls milk 4 tbs malt powder 10 chocolate chip cookies MethodPlace all the ingredients in a blender...
  • Espresso martini

    Ingredients (makes 1) 1 shot espresso 1 shot vodka ½ shot sugar syrup*Method Shake with ice and strain into a martini glass or espresso cup.*sugar syrup is made by heating...
  • Milky Way

    Ingredients (Serves 1) 30ml Stolichnaya vanilla vodka 10ml Kahlua 10ml Frangelico 5ml toffee liqueur 50ml cream Method Shake in a cocktail shaker or jar with ice and pour in a...
  • Cocoa and vanilla smoothie

    Ingredients (Serves 1) 200ml semi skimmed milk 200g vanilla yogurt 2 whole wheat cereal biscuits 1 tsp cocoa MethodPlace all the ingredients in a liquidiser or food processor and blend...
  • Kuapa Kooko

    Ingredients 30ml Divine white chocolate melted 25ml vanilla vodka (or stir in the scrapings of a vanilla pod and use normal vodka) 15ml crème de cacao Method Shake the ingredients...