Posts tagged "Cocktail"
Lychee Martini

Lychee Martini

Ingredients: 1/4 cup sugar, 1/4 cup water, 15 to 20 drained canned lychees, 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice, 3/4 cup Vodka, 3 tablespoons Cointreau or other orange-flavoured liqueur, Ice cubes. Tools: Cocktail shaker. Preparation: Heat sugar and water in a saucepan over high heat, stirring, until sugar is dissolved, then pour into a heatproof bowl...
Spritz Spritz!

Spritz Spritz!

The origins of this drink are not known but it is widely believed that the Spritz was born during the 19th century in the Italian Venetian region. The name, may derive from the German verb “to spray”. With time the Aperitivo ritual of northern Italy spread to the rest of the country, and with it...
Watermelon Mojito

Watermelon Mojito

Ingredients: A large handful of mint leaves, 3 tablespoons superfine sugar, 100 ml fresh lime juice, 175 ml light rum, 175 ml watermelon juice, Splash of club soda, Crushed ice. Tools: Muddler, Stirrer. Preparation: In the bottom of a large shaker, muddle half of the mint leaves, sugar and the lime juice. Fill the shaker...
Honeydew milkshake

Honeydew milkshake

Ingredients: 1 honeydew melon, 4 tablespoons honey, 4 scoops vanilla ice cream, 500 ml full fat milk, Crushed ice. Tools: Blender. Preparation: Remove the skin and seeds of the melon and cut into chunks, toss in a food blender. Add the milk and the honey and blend well for a couple of minutes. Add the...
Chocolate Martini

Chocolate Martini

Ingredients: 50 ml chocolate liqueur Godiva or Mozart, 25 ml vanilla flavoured Vodka, 20 ml of milk, 20 ml cream, Ice cubes and crushed ice, Chocolate powder or syrup, Shaving from a dark chocolate bar. Tools: Shaker, Strainer. Preparation: Pour the liqueur, the vanilla vodka and cream in the shaker together with ice cubes and...
Havana Mojito

Havana Mojito

Ingredients: 6 fresh mint leaves, 1 sprig mint to garnish, 1/2 lime, cut into wedges, 25 ml gomme syrup*, 50 ml angostura**, 25 ml white rum, 100 ml soda water, Ice cubes. Tools: Muddler, Stirrer. Preparation: The Mojito is probably the most famous rum-based cocktail. When preparing it, lime juice is added to syrup and mint...