Minch’s Lure

Pear and almonds mixed with scotch – this is Minch’s Lure.

La Viña

Perfect before dinner, or after dinner, or both!

Aplomb

An original cocktail by Tiff & Joe of TwoCoupes.

Cobble Stone Highball

This is a summer drink in the middle of winter. But it’s still a fantastic one!

sherry
Have At It

Have At It

This cocktail was really enjoyable! Not very sweet, rather a bit dry from the sherry and a bit tart because of the gin and grapefruit. You could sip quite eagerly on it without getting too affected

Legend

Legend

The Legend is an interesting one. It mixes rum and Cognac, something you don’t see too often. But then also some other high quality ingredients are added. Lustau sherry and amaro Nonino are both such great spirits on their own, and combined with the rum and the Cognac a legend is definitely born.

Black Betty

Black Betty

An amaro, another amaro, rum and sherry. Those are the four wonderful ingredients in this cocktail

Silk & Gators Cocktail

Silk & Gators Cocktail

Greg Henry’s “Savory Cocktails” is quickly becoming a favorite of ours, and today we are making the Silk & Gators cocktail from his book. There is something intricate about cognac cocktails isn’t there? In this drink the cocktail is the true star, supported by minor amounts of other spirits.

Tricolore Cocktail

Tricolore Cocktail

The Tricolore is created by Agostino Perrone at The Connaught Bar in London. We've picked up Perrone's recipe from William Yeoward's elegant cocktail book American Bar. With Perrone being of Italian heritage, but working in London, the ingredient list is obviously...

Del Rio Cocktail

Del Rio Cocktail

Normally we prefer mezcal over tequila, but when we found the recipe for Del Rio on eater.com we knew it was time to break a bottle of tequila. Apart from that, there is also sherry and elderflower liqueur in this cocktail, along with a generous amount of angostura...

Trident cocktail

Trident cocktail

This recipe we found in one of our essential cocktail books, Bitters - by Brad Thomas Parsons. The bitters used in this recipe are peach bitters, and the author recommends Fee Brothers version. It's a rather unusual cocktail as it features aquavit, rarely used in...

Solera Sidecar – from Death & CO

Solera Sidecar – from Death & CO

Once again we turn to Death & CO's excellent book, for an inspirational new recipe. And this time we decided to try their twist on the classic Sidecar. Death & CO alters it by substituting cointreau with the more potent grand marnier, adding both sherry and...

Coronation Cocktail (No. 1.)

Coronation Cocktail (No. 1.)

Today we are having tapas for dinner and wanted to pair the food with a cocktail. As a base we wanted dry sherry as it's often enjoyed together with tapas. Doing some research about sherry based cocktail we stumbled upon The Savoy Cocktail Book originally from 1930 by...

Tobacco Road

Tobacco Road

This is the cocktail we originally bought Cynar for and now is the time to try it out. Tobacco Road combines smoky mezcal with herbal cynar and dry sherry. Lately we have come across several cocktails with sherry instead of vermouth. Tobacco Road 1,5 oz Mezcal 1,25 oz...

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