Bahama Mama Cocktail

Bahama Mama Cocktail

It may be the middle of winter, but that isn’t going to stop me drinking lots of summery Tiki cocktails. The Bahama Mama is just such a delightfully fruity and refreshing drink, that can sure pack a wallop due to the rum. Many recipes I 

How To Perfectly Make Butterfly Pea Flower Tea

How To Perfectly Make Butterfly Pea Flower Tea

Butterfly Pea Flowers have recently seen a surge in popularity in recent years. While it may just be a trend in the West, it has long been popular in South East Asia. In fact, Alona and I have a few blue pea flower creepers on 

Lucciola – A Craft Vecchio Amaro del Capo Cocktail

Lucciola – A Craft Vecchio Amaro del Capo Cocktail

I’m a big fan of buying random bottles of alcohol I see at the store, which is probably why I have so many bottles I have never even opened. I bought a bottle of Vecchio Amaro del Capo and it’s been chilling in my freezer 

The Original Paper Plane Cocktail

The Original Paper Plane Cocktail

It’s rare that a recently invented cocktail takes the world by storm (ok, exaggeration) and makes it into the annals of cocktail legend (ok, more exaggeration). However if there was any modern cocktail to show as an example it would be this, the Paper Plane. 

How To Make Rose Syrup

How To Make Rose Syrup

If you’ve eaten middle eastern desserts before, chances are you’ve eaten rose syrup. A popular dressing for pastries, rose syrup is super simple to make, and much better than buying fake rose fragrance from the market. Now, for these instructions to make rose syrup you 

Ukrainian Kompot (компот)

Ukrainian Kompot (компот)

Within minutes of entering Alona’s grandmother’s house I’m offered a cold glass of traditional Ukrainian kompot. This is a very simple drink, and one of the most popular beverages in the country. I’ve been having it for a few years now and finally decided to 

5 Cocktails With Butterfly Pea Flowers

5 Cocktails With Butterfly Pea Flowers

About a month ago I decided to buy a pack of butterfly pea flowers. I’ve always liked drinking the tea when I would visit Thailand, and knew about the color changing properties. However I had never used them for anything other than tea. I decided 

Star Wars Dalgona Coffee

Star Wars Dalgona Coffee

So about 12 hours ago I mentioned Luke Skywalker’s Blue Milk that today I would be posting TWO Star Wars recipes. The reason being that the second recipe uses the first. I’ve never made a Dalgona Coffee before, and to be honest I didn’t see 

Luke Skywalker’s Blue Milk

Luke Skywalker’s Blue Milk

Is this a joke post, or is it just something to post on May 4th, internationally recognized Star Wars Day. I’d say it’s a little bit of both. I didn’t get to post an April Fool’s recipe so this ruddy blue milk will have to 

Catamaran

Catamaran

The Catamaran is a drink invented by Shannon Tebay from Death & Co., a speakeasy style cocktail bar in New York. She describes the drink as a grapefruit gin colada, and that’s pretty much my first impression on taking a sip. While I did alter