Author Archives: Peter Kelly

Rum – Bacardi is 150 years old !

“I love a Cuba Libre”. There it is. I’ve said it. There may be a few “Little Britain” fans out there that will remember Daffyd Thomas ordering one at the bar and laughing, but for me it’s still a perfect tall, … Continue reading

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Cachaca – A taste from Brazil

It’s been a while since the last cocktail post and with Christmas so very close it’s time for another. Today is the turn of the Caipirinha. Now the national drink of Brazil the Caipirinha, meaning ‘country peasant’ was once drunk by those … Continue reading

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R Cocktails – iOS

Halloween is nearly here again !! Dark nights, trick or treats and toasty fires. So lets make the most of this once a year event and try a spooky cocktail. R Cocktails the free app from Renaissance Hotels for iPhone … Continue reading

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Gin – Are you ready for a creamy cocktail ?

I love a cocktail or three, but something I don’t do at home enough is make egg-white creamy cocktails. OK, I know at this point some of you are thinking ‘Hang on, an egg in my cocktail…..I don’t think so’, … Continue reading

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London Cocktail Club – iOS

J.J.Goodman and James Hopkins, Winners of the BBC tv show “The Restaurant” opened their new restaurant/bar in Goodge Street London earlier this year. With food by Monsieur Raymond Blanc and cocktails by JJ this new bar simply has to be on … Continue reading

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Rum – Honey Daiquiri

So summer came and went and now at the beginning of Autumn I’m catching up on some great drinks we were able to make while the sun was out. During the summer I was very lucky to receive an amazing … Continue reading

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Tequila – Mango Margarita

‘Mango, Mango, Mango’….. On ‘Thirsty Thursday’ around the witching hour of 6pm you’ll hear this screamed around our house. We love a great margarita, but go to the local shop and get some mango juice or mango puree. There’s something … Continue reading

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Cocktails Made Easy – Amazon Store

We are pleased to announce that Cocktails Made Easy is now available in the Amazon Android AppStore. This funky little app with over 500 easy to make cocktails can now be downloaded for your Android device. Cocktails Made Easy

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Fizz Weather & MyForecast – Android New Release

Calling Android Users !! Fizz Weather and MyForecast have now been updated in the Google Android Appstore to version 1.05. This version brings a few bug fixes and four great new map types. Humidity, Visibility, Jet Stream & Surface Wind. … Continue reading

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Vodka – Bloody Mary

With all this rain my garden has gone bonkers! Beans galore, sweet-corn coming on and celery now young and ready for the picking. I love a good salad but I prefer a great Bloody Mary. The spicy red mix wouldn’t … Continue reading

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