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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Your Old Fashioned is Missing Some Banoffee Pie

Dessert cocktails used to be thicc. You’d order an Alexander or an Affogato and a martini glass filled with cream, booze and crème de cacao would come

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Cocktails at Carlton's Capitano

A step-by-step guide to three of Capitano's most popular cocktails from 2020 - the Tiramisu Milk Punch, the Peanut Butter & Miso Old Fashioned and the

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Damn-the Weather

Gin and herbal vermouth with zippy zesty orange.

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Australia's Take on the Whisky Aperitif

For years, the world has marveled at the careful construction, layering and stirring of the Japanese Whisky Highball. This simple serve of whisky and soda

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Bali Rum Trader

Looks like swamp water but tastes delicious.

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Brandy and brandy fortified apple sit harmoniously with rich herbal vermouth complexity.

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Butler's Tipple

Almost creamy with vanilla, bittersweet rootiness and cognac.

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The Sabot is a White Lady topped with a splash of champagne. Once you've experienced the firepower of a Sabot you'll never want to settle for a mere White

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Lefkó Martini

Martini-esque in style but with gin's juniper-led botanical character replaced by a Greek grape distillate (Tsipouro) with vinous notes enhanced, and flavoursome

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McKinley's Delight

A cherry brandy influenced Sweet Manhattan with extra complexity courtesy of a dash of absinthe.

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Black Sabbath

Smoky peaty notes from Islay single malt whisky dominate this spirit-forward and bittersweet sipper of a cocktail.

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Hey Sugar

Elderflower and dry sparkling wine are a match made in heaven with the bitters-soaked cube seasoning the cocktail with faint bittersweet pineapple and

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Comte de Sureau

Generous sprays of oils from both orange and lemon zest twists, expressed and then placed in the drink are crucial to the fine balance of this bittersweet

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How to Add Spice to Your Cocktails

Can’t go past a spicy Margarita on a menu? Always asking for an extra tap of TABASCO Sauce in your Bloody Mary? Spice adds a great kick to cocktails

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Mastering the Margarita with Happy (Alex Gilmour)

Working across two of Sydney’s most famed tequila and mezcal destinations, Tio’s Cerveceria and Cantina OK!, Alex Gilmour is our go-to agave expert.

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Six Fresh Watermelon Cocktails To Keep Summer Going

Watermelon cocktails shout summer. Here's six of the best drinks using a variety of fresh fruit, watermelon syrup and watermelon liqueur.