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Six Nations Party Drinks!


Will you be watching the Six Nations with friends? Fancy making some cocktails to go with the snacks which were featured yesterday? I’ve found a two cocktails from thebar.com website which should keep everyone warm on the inside and a non-alcoholic option from the BBC Food website. The first is for a Baileys Latte which […]

Cocktails & Mocktails


This is our last recipe post before Christmas from Bob and I here at Cookery Ideas and I thought we’d end our festive run with a cocktail and a mocktail! So dust down your cocktail glasses and shakers and treat yourself to a special Christmas drink this year. Our first offering should certainly warm your […]

The Ultimate Festive Drink, Christmas Pudding In A Glass


If you are looking for a festive drink to go with your party then this is just for you. Of the many festive drinks available, such as Eggnog, this one will actually taste of Christmas pudding! The recipe for Christmas pudding vodka comes from the Hairy Bikers Christmas Party TV program (BBC UK). Si King and Dave […]

Save on wine and champagne with Wine Hound


Our friends at Wine Hound have another great offer on the go. If you haven’t visited their website then you may not know much about them. They are, “…an independent online wine merchant supplying wines which, until now, were only available in the UK’s top hotels and restaurants. Launched in 2007, Wine Hound now supplies over […]

Christmas drink ideas for home and parties


  This week we have looked at some great Christmas drinks. From traditional Eggnog to the Cranberry Cutie Cocktail. Which ever you decide on this year, please remember to be careful and drink wisely!

Christmas Drinks Week: Cranberry Cutie Cocktail


This is the final Christmas drink idea of the week and we are ending it with a non-alcoholic Cranberry Cutie Cocktail. Great for those who don’t drink, have to drive or, of course, if you are too young to partake in an alcoholic beverage! This is a really easy cocktail to make and vibrant in colour from the cranberry […]

Christmas Drinks Week: Christmas Cosmopolitan


This recipe for a Christmas Cosmopolitan  is a twist on the traditional Cosmopolitan cocktail. The ingredients are few, simple to put together and would be a great addition to any Christmas party. This recipe serves 10 people. How to make your Christmas Cosmopolitan: 500ml vodka 500ml ginger wine 1 litre cranberry juice Juice of 5 limes – keep […]

Christmas Drinks Week: Merry Christi


It’s nearly Christmas and this week we are giving you all some ideas for Christmas Drinks to share over the party season. We will cover both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks but we start with the Merry Christi. This calls for Christiana Vodka which is an organic vodka made in Norway. However, I’m sure if you […]

Halloween week: The big round up!


It is ‘all-hallows eve‘ and people everywhere are getting ready for the spookiest time of the year. We have been offering great ideas to help you with Halloween parties. Just to help you further with your preparations, here are all our suggestions and ideas in one place… Happy Halloween everyone!

Cheers to Team GB!


Team GB have done fantastically during the London 2012 Olympics. To celebrate their success I thought I’d share this cocktail in their honour….aptly named God Save The Queen! This is the first cocktail in a week of special Summer Drinks we will be focusing on. So dust down your cocktail shaker, embrace the sunshine and enjoy our mix […]