Learn how to make a winning Chilcano cocktail recipe with an Aussie twist

Queensland Yacht Club cocktail

Who doesn’t appreciate a refreshing and fruity cocktail on a warm summer day? And a winning cocktail recipe to boot!  After a fierce competition featuring 26 original recipes to find the best Chilcano cocktail in the country, Alicia Clarke from Double Deuce Lounge in Sydney was crowned the Chilcano Champion in the first-ever Aussie Pisco […]

4 Longbranch whisky cocktail recipes

Wild Turkey longbranch

Because spring means drinks and drinks are good, make these using the latest Wild Turkey Longbranch. Longbranch Plumwood Old Fashioned Ingredients Wild Turkey Longbranch Smoked Plumwood Liquor, Bitters How to make Pour 50ml of Longbranch into a mixing glass with 10ml of Smoked Plumwood Liquor and 2 dashes of Angostura bitters Fill the mixing glass with ice […]

Hendricks gin has some new cocktail recipes to try

Hendricks gin Awakening

Love is in the air, because of not only Valentine’s Day, but happy Mardi Gras-fuelled joyousness the city of Sydney-over, so, the legends that are Hendricks gin have decided to help out. By concocting three new drinks for us this tail end of summer, we can see out the festive season and welcome-in a more […]

Cocktail recipe: 3-2-1 Dance! at Hotel Ravesi’s Bondi

Cocktail Ravesis

Drinks at Hotel Ravesis Bondi is one of Sydney’s musts, but you don’t need to go there to get it. Try it at home… Preparation time: 10 minutes Ingredients: 30 mL watermelon sorbet infused Absolut Vodka (prepare 2-3 days ahead with 1 bottle Absolut Vodka + 4 teaspoons T2 watermelon sorbet tea) 20 mL Solerno Blood […]

Recipe: East London’s ‘Grow a Pear’ cocktail

East London Grow a Pear recipe

45mL Sailor Jerry’s spiced rum 30mL spiced pear puree 30mL apple juice 15mL lime juice 15mL Frangelico 10mL sugar syrup Add ingredients to shaker. Shake thoroughly Pour over fresh ice into rocks glass Garnish with cinnamon stick and mint and a dash of bitters on the top. MORE: See what else is on at the […]

3 Catalina Rose Bay cocktail recipes to set you right for winter

Winter’s cold, so cocktails kind of take a back seat when it comes to deciding what to drink. Though if any of the recipes to come out of Catalina Rose Bay in Sydney have anything to do with it, that doesn’t need to be the case. Here are three refreshingly wintry cocktails to keep you […]

Autumn cocktails to warm you up

Southern Comfort cocktails

Autumn gets cold. And short of rugging-up, there’s always the sweet embrace of alcohol to tide you over. So when Southern Comfort threw some of their seasonal cocktails our way and said,. “drink up”, we knew they were too good to not share. So here we go… Southern Hurricane A fresh and fruity cocktail to […]

Chandon’s top 5 cocktails for the Formula1 season

Chandon bottles champagne

It’s Formula 1 Grand Prix season in Australia, so you need drinks. Goes without saying. Cheer on Daniel Riccardo and the others with a Chandon-inspired cocktail in-hand for extra effect. Here are the recipes for five fabulously champagne-inspired ones you need to try. Chandon Sparkles Chandon Sparkles is a drink created to celebrate the partnership […]