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An unlikely mix of ingredients that actually work. Absinthe and grenadine combined with gin and Calvados; a delightfully potent cocktail that is very moreish.View recipe
The Bronx Cocktail is named after the well-known New York Zoo and was rated number three in "The World′s 10 Most Famous Cocktails in 1934".View recipe
A popular South African drink made in a tall glass with maraschino liqueur, gin, Angostura bitters and dry and sweet vermouth.View recipe
Named after Senator Fairbank, a personal friend of the late President Roosevelt, of America. The crème de noyeaux (almond-flavoured crème liqueur made from apricot kernels), gives the cocktail its reddish/pinkish hue.View recipe
A Bijou is a cocktail made with gin, vermouth and chartreuse. It is thought to have been invented by Harry Johnson, writer of the Modern Bartender′s Manual -1900. The cocktail is called Bijou (French for jewel) because it combines the colours of three jewels; gin for diamond, vermouth for ruby and chartreuse for emerald.View recipe
The Bennett Cocktail is similar to the Gimlet and is apparently very popular in Chilli. It is said to be named after a rich Chilean landowner.View recipe
A twist on the more common Alexander cocktail that uses gin. In a Blue Alexander the Crème de Cacao liqueur is replaced by blue Curaçao, giving it its lovely blue hue.View recipe
The Country Breeze is a gin-based cocktail that is flavoured with crème de cassis and apple juice.View recipe
The Piccadilly is a distinctive cocktail that lovers of liquorice will especially enjoy.View recipe
Sherry is often regarded as a tipple that only older folk enjoy, but it is a great cocktail ingredient, bringing a unique flavour. Adding a smoothness and subtle hints of marcona almonds, the sherry gives this cocktail an unexpected savoury nuttiness.View recipe
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A mix of Tuaca and Cachaça, the Sophisticated Savage cocktail is both sweet and sour and it can hold its own, flavour wise.
The Slow Gin Martini was invented by Harry Craddock, a legendary cocktail maestro of the Savoy′s American Bar. It has a beautiful ruby hue and looks as fine as it tastes.
A Vodka Sunset is a pretty summer cocktail that is so easy to make at home; a great party drink.