Cocktails & mixed drinks

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Cocktail Finder

Find cocktails with specific ingredients, combinations of ingredients, by bartenders, by style, by rating...

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Cocktails Made Easy

Make 100s of cocktails at home just using things from your pantry, a 10 Bottle Bar + your favourite base spirit: vodka, gin, whiskey, rum, brandy etc...

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3 Ingredient Cocktails

Most of the enduring classic cocktails comprise just three ingredients e.g. rum+lime+sugar=Daiquiri. A few, such as the Negroni consist of three equal

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Cocktail Hall of Fame

The following 258 cocktails are the preeminent and best-known of the 5,000+ cocktails on Difford's Guide and, subject to ingredients, these are all cocktails

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Pimento dram adds a touch of Christmas spice to this cognac-laced apple and orange winter sipper.

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Mezcal Martinez

Adapted from a recipe created on 21st October 2020 (Mezcal Day) by Richard Elgar who posted his Mezcal Martinez recipe with accompanying video as part

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H.S.L. Special

Adapted from a cocktail created by and named after Hayden Scott Lambert at his bar,

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Honey Cosmopolitan

Created in 2020 by yours truly at the Clocktower in Rye, England.

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The Frank

Adapted from a 2020 recipe created by the folk at Maybe Sammy in Sydney, Australia. The folk at Maybe Sammy pre-batch this cocktail but their recipe for

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Christmas Daiquiri

Created in October 2020 by yours truly at the Clocktower in Rye, Sussex.

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Iron Clad Old Fashioned

Created in October 2020 by yours truly and inspired by Mayur Subbarao's Ironbound.

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Espresso Martiki

Adapted from a recipe created in 2019 by Martin Hudak at Maybe Sammy in Sydney, Australia. Originaly made with Mr Black's Coffee Liqueur.

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Jungle Hunt

Herbal pineapple and spice with hints of Tiki.

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Myths and legends in the cocktail card

It's always very interesting to try something new, isn't it? There is a huge number of amazing bars with incredible cocktail cards. Sorted by blocks and

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Calvados Cocktail

Adapted from Harry Craddock's 1930 The Savoy Cocktail Book.

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Fall From The Tree

Adapted from a recipe (originally based on applejack) created in 2019 by Jim Kearns at The Happiest Hour bar in West Village, New York City, USA.

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Green Isaacs Special

Named after the small Bahamian island of Great Isaac Cay, the Green Isaacs Special appears in Ernest Hemingway's autobiographical novel Islands in the

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As the name might suggest, a rye whiskey-based Sweet Manhattan, lightly sweetened and flavoured with a splash of banana syrup.

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20 best Grand Marnier cocktails

Grand Marnier is one of the noble and truly premium liqueurs that has transitioned from the after-dinner sideboard to bartender's essential. It delivers

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High Rye Manhattan

Who knows who first came up with this version of a Manhattan but I know who I have to thank for introducing me to it (see comment).