Celebrating good times and great gin is ideal for the festive season. This is the time to embrace your favourites and that is exactely what I am doing.
Combining the sharp and tart Fever-Tree Sicilian Lemon Tonic with the El Jimador Blanco is a fiesta waiting to happen.
The fragrant crack of the cardamom and rose transports you to the middle east for a festive season filled with spice and flair.
My twist on a “Bloody Mary” – but with flavoured tonic.
Summer sun and holiday fun! Cool off with these funky and delicious ice lollies; which will leave you thinking they are “naughty” but they’re so “nice”.
During my research and development of the #12TonicsToChristmas series, I cam across an interesting concoction which seemed strange and innovative.
Today’s #12TonicsToChristmas is non-alcoholic and boasts a refreshing finish as an alternative to the traditional gin and tonics.
We are halfway through the #12TonicsToChristmas series and feeling nostalgic….
Inspired by my time spent in Barcelona, on balmy summer evenings strolling the bustling streets and dropping by a street cafe for a refreshing drink, as you watch the late sunset between the historic buildings.
It was only obvious to add this orange-and-rum creation to my #12TonicsToChristmas list. Sit back and sip this drink as you think about what you’ve survived in 2018.
My fifth day on the #12TonicsToChristmas; today we make it pink and bubbly. Such a girly drink to start the #FestiveSeason.
12 Tonics to Christmas: Celebrate the first weekend of the #holidayseason with a Vodka & Orange topped with Barker & Quin Light at Heart Tonic Water.
Dreaming of a refreshing island cocktail with Bacardi White Rum and Fever-Tree#MediterraneanTonic, with a dash of Ginifer bitters.
12 Tonics to Christmas: “Vodka Tonic”with this cheeky Vodka Ninja. A Japanese Yuzo tonic with serious citrus kick.
Here’s a basic Vanilla Sugar Syrup recipe which you will need for some of the 12 Tonics to Christmas posts if you would like to re-create some of the drinks during the holiday season.
Kicking off the 12 TONICS TO CHRISTMAS with the Fitch & Leedes Blue Tonic with a classy Blueberry Collins, here’s the recipe…
The end of the year has arrived, and with it comes the highly anticipated season of family, fun and – of course – food! PEPPADEW®, the brand known for its universally-loved Sweet Piquanté Peppers, has developed 12 festive recipes, each a suitably bright and delicious addition to your Christmas table.
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