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Cosmopolitan Cocktail – In Search of The Perfect Pink Drink

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Refined and elegant, soft pink, sophisticated, like a flamingo on a thin glass leg. That is Cosmopolitan in a glass. It is the quintessence of flirting without vulgarity, a drink with the taste of a metropolis and its rapid rhythms, sweet-alluring astringency and sour aftertaste. Once the Cosmopolitan cocktail was something like the spirit of the new … Read more Cosmopolitan Cocktail – In Search of The Perfect Pink Drink

Original Cosmopolitan Cocktail Recipe from 1934

We have all heard about the famous Cosmopolitan cocktail, a favorite among the ladies. But did you know that the original recipe was quite different from what is served in the bars today? As early as 1934, a recipe of the same name was published in a bar guide, but it relied on lemons, gin … Read more Original Cosmopolitan Cocktail Recipe from 1934

Kiwi Basil Gin Smash

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The Kiwi Basil Smash is probably one of our favorite summer drinks. Fresh, herbaceous and of course with gin – what could be better?  So the next time kiwi season is starting, try this recipe. Tip 1: You can skip the gin for a virgin basil-kiwi lemonade. It tastes delicious in summer even without the alcohol and is really refreshing! … Read more Kiwi Basil Gin Smash

Whiskey with Ginger Beer and Raspberry – a Fruity and Spicy Drink

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A boozy raspberry-ginger tart in the form of a drink – that is how we can best describe this cocktail. Raspberry and Ginger Beer are the perfect complement to whiskey – especially if you like it fruity and spicy at the same time. The whiskey that you choose will influence that complexity of this drink. For that … Read more Whiskey with Ginger Beer and Raspberry – a Fruity and Spicy Drink

Whiskey and Ginger Beer – For Lovers of Fiery Drinks

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A few years ago the sales of world-famous Moscow Mule went through the roof. A lot has happened in the mixology scene since then. Variations, homemade ingredients, bitters, and more.   One such result stemming from such experiments is the delicious Whiskey Mule – a cocktail made with Whiskey and Ginger Beer. But what is the main difference to … Read more Whiskey and Ginger Beer – For Lovers of Fiery Drinks

Martinez Cocktail – Best Recipe for Martini’s Daddy

The Martinez Cocktail is widely regarded as the great-grandfather of Dry Martini. Despite the fact that it calls for gin or genever, it is undoubtedly a drink based on red vermouth. This clearly distinguishes itself from cocktails like the Manhattan or Vieux Carré. The drink is first mentioned in OH Byron’s The Modern Bartender’s Guide from the … Read more Martinez Cocktail – Best Recipe for Martini’s Daddy

Fresh Banana Daiquiri – so Good you can skip the Rum

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There are many ways online to make a Banana Daiquiri. But which is the best? The recipe below has all the original Daiquiri ingredients – rum, triple sec, lime juice and sugar. We just add a fresh ripe banana in the mix. And the results are astounding. Especially if you add in 0.25-0.5 oz coconut … Read more Fresh Banana Daiquiri – so Good you can skip the Rum

Frozen Pineapple Daiquiri – Perfect Recipe for a Hot Day

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Are you looking for an ice-cold summer cooler that is light, refreshingly cold and tastes delicious? In any case, a frozen Pineapple Daiquiri will be your perfect companion on hot days. It is cold and fruity, sweet and sour, and contains a whole lot of real pineapple to cover your daily dose of vitamin C. … Read more Frozen Pineapple Daiquiri – Perfect Recipe for a Hot Day

How to make a Fantastic Pineapple Daiquiri

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The Daiquiris are one of the most popular alcoholic fruit drinks that are easy to prepare. They can be made with a wide variety of fruits, some sugar, rum, and lemon juice.  Their simplicity and taste contribute to their popularity. Today we present you the Pineapple Daiquiri that you can enjoy it with your friends or family on a beautiful sunny … Read more How to make a Fantastic Pineapple Daiquiri

Gin Sour with Cucumber, Wasabi and Basil – a Smashing Recipe

Gin Sour with Cucumber, Wasabi and Basil

This cocktail is a creation of the Barock Bar in Regensburg Germany. It is a beautiful variation of the classic Gin Sour combines basil, cucumber, gin and wasabi paste.  It may sound like someone just put some greens into the blender. In reality this an incredibly fresh summer drink that combines Mediterranean and Asian influences with the aroma … Read more Gin Sour with Cucumber, Wasabi and Basil – a Smashing Recipe