Tag: cocktails

Drinks

Summertime refreshment with Wavey Ice boozy ice pops

So lockdown kind of ambles on. Slight relaxation of restrictions, shops opening up more and ‘rules’ being broken all around. I think everyone’s a bit unsure about what happens next and how we’re supposed to behave. I’m all for doing pretty much what I’m being told and being cautious. Longing for restaurants and borders to […]

Drinks, Recipes

Cocktail O’Clock with Mainbrace Rum

The sun is shining and the sky is blue…summer is here. And what better way to spend a summer’s evening than relaxing, sipping exotic cocktails? A real indulgence, I never really have a cocktail unless I’m on holiday…but hey we all need a bit of a treat in these days of Corona. So why not […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in London

My delicious sake adventure at Moto

And now for something completely different…a sake bar in the heart of Covent Garden. Moto had only been open just over a week when we visited and was a truly different and enjoyable experience. Owner Erica is passionate about sake and her knowledge is quite astounding. Not a subject I know a lot about so […]

Drinks, Travel, Travel in Asia, Uncategorized

What to drink in Chaweng, Koh Samui

We’ve explored the fabulous food in Koh Samui, but what is there to drink? Nothing quite says Thailand to me than the array of colourful and tasty fruit shakes available everywhere. There’s such a selection the best thing is to start at the top and aim to sample everything on offer during your stay. In Chaweng, they were […]

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Recipes: refreshing summertime drinks

So it looks like this is the week for the heatwave to hit London. How I love a good heatwave, the whole city seems to change its attitude. Obviously it does get properly hot, over 30 in a bustling city like London can seem overwhelming at times. So there’s nothing for it but to settle […]

Drinks, Recipes, Uncategorized

It’s cocktail-o’clock and I’m experimenting with gin

I do love a gin and tonic. As well as the delightfully refreshing flavour, it’s the associations that make me happy. There’s that first g&t on the plane which makes you truly feel like you’ve started your holiday; alfresco sundowners with friends at home with g&ts lovingly made and those five-star g&ts that you really shouldn’t be drinking […]