Cocktails with a view


One of my passions is cocktails. I love helping people to better understand good drinks and how quality bartenders mix an array of flavours to create something magical. Continue reading “Cocktails with a view”


Aviations with friends


Blue as the sky, smooth as air.
I’ve been told mine are pretty good so here’s my recipe:

50ml American Gin (yes, I think it works better with a gin that doesn’t have too many botanicals).
20ml Luxardo Maraschino liqueur
12.5ml Créme de Violette
12.5ml freshly squeezed lemon juice

Add all the ingredients to a mixing tin. Add ice and shake well. Strain into a chilled coupe and garnish with a brandied cherry.

Five things worth subscribing to

dog in the grass

It might be back to work time and we’re complaining about the weather and how our inboxes are always completely inundated. To cheer up your grey Tuesday, here’s five regular email newsletters that I think we should all be paying attention to. Continue reading “Five things worth subscribing to”