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Friday Night Cocktail Revisited

I haven’t been drinking cocktails much recently, last Friday I drank a G&T (the gin was Martin Millers) and a whisky and then I went to bed. Tonight, I’m meeting Christelle for a catch up and not drinking cocktails. There … Continue reading

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Friday Night Cocktail

Satan’s Whiskers I suppose I should wait until Halloween to post this one but it’s good enough that I won’t. If you use Grand Marnier as your triple sec the whiskers are straight, use Cointreau and they’re curled.  Little things … Continue reading

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Friday Night Cocktail

Friday Night Cocktails have been thin on the ground recently. I haven’t stopped drinking, but tend to have one perfect G&T and call it done. However, this came up in my feed and I thought I’d try it. It’s a … Continue reading

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Friday Night Cocktail

I’ve written before about the sprit, triple sec, lemon juice combo and today’s drink is no exception. Only I decided to use gin, so that’s a white lady then. Except I’m not keen on putting egg white in things, mostly because shaking … Continue reading

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Friday Night Cocktail

Last weekend, I was given an amaretto sour. It was amaretto, lemon juice and sugar syrup. It was ok. I thought I could do better. I wouldn’t call this an amaretto sour but it is tasty. What 1 1/2oz amaretto … Continue reading

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Friday Night Cocktail.

Another one from Class, for St Nicholas’ day, the Nicky Finn. St Nicholas’ day was yesterday and if I celebrated these things, was my saints day. So this seemed appropriate for my today’s FNC. It’s basically a Sidecar, with added … Continue reading

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Friday Night Cocktail

Between the Sheets, when you don’t have any lemons or simple syrup.. You use lime juice and ginger syrup and I think it tastes pretty good… What 1oz cognac 1oz cointreau 1oz white rum 1oz lime juice 1/2oz ginger syrup … Continue reading

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Friday Night Cocktail

I told Ma about this cocktail and she promptly named it Kings Bissap. It’s Kings Ginger, bissap, lime juice. It’s not too dry but is tart in a good way. This is another one for people who aren’t big cocktail … Continue reading

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Friday Night Cocktail

The Pegu Club Cocktail* * If I had to describe this cocktail in one word, it would be lovely. It’s refreshing and balanced. It’s grapefruity (one of those weird things as it has no grapefruit in it) and would be … Continue reading

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Friday Night Cocktail

Before Christmas, Maxanne and I hatched a plan to make presents rather than buy them. We make chilli jam, granola, chocolate truffles, peanut brittle, vinegars and pomegranate vodka. It’s the vodka that concerns me here, I have some left over … Continue reading

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