cocktails

gimlet cocktail recipe

The Gracious Gimlet

“PETER (abruptly). I feel it’s time for a drink. Can I get you one?DORIS. Thank you, Mr Kyle. I’ll have a gin and lime. There’s the bell by the door.” Flar...
how to make a caipirinha

How to Make the Best Caipirinha

"And those caipirinhas at Galeto Sats! You get a lot of bang for your buck." Tom Le Mesurier, Eat Rio   I’ve just returned from Brazil where...
rose vermouth and tonic recipe

Pink and Tonic Summer Cocktail

I use vermouth in cooking all the time – anything which looks in danger of being in the least bit dry gets a liberal slosh of red, pink or dry white according t...
how to make the perfect dry martini

How To Make The Perfect Martini Cocktail

“You are my Marilyn. You are my lake full of fishes. You are my sky set, my 'Hollywood in Miniature,' my pink Cadillac, my highway, my Martini, the stage for my...