Celebrate Christmas cheer with a Taylor’s Port cocktail

Traditionally an after-dinner drink, port is enjoying a new lease of life with a younger generation as an aperitif – and Taylor’s Port is leading the way, says Master Sommelier Cameron Douglas....

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That’s The Spirit

Take your tastebuds on a new adventure with a pop-up bar celebrating the gourmet wonders of gin botanicals.

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Poppy’s Whiskey Sours

Poppy’s Whiskey Sours. The drink even people who don’t like whiskey will love. The frozen ones require minimal effort, for maximum […]

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Pink Grapefruit & Lime Margarita Granita with Pink Peppercorn Salt Edge

This Margarita recipe is a serious game-changer. While the classic is good, using in-season citrus like pink grapefruits adds a complex and creative spin on the bartenders favourite. Perfect for dinner parties or relaxed drinks, make this recipe shine by using blood oranges or any other in-season citrus.

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Shaken or stirred? Our best ever Martini recipes

Happy World Martini Day! Whether you like your’s shaken or stirred, here are our best ever martini recipes to enjoy.

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Champagne secrets

Five minutes with Moét & Chandon winemaker Marc Brevot.

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Pina Colada Pavlovas

Combine two delightful indulgences, cocktails and desserts, for an uber-decadent after-dinner sweet treat.

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Watermelon & Basil Daiquiri Spiders

This delicious watermelon cocktail will have you and your guests tickled pink at your next special event.

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Mojito Jellies with Mango, Mint & Lime Sugar

Mojito Jellies with Mango, Mint & Lime Sugar. This refreshing dessert is the perfect adults-only treat to indulge in over […]

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Watermelon Frappe with Vodka

This sweet and summery watermelon frappe for adults can easily be made for kids too – just leave out the booze.

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Festive Christmas Drinks

Nothing quite gets the festivities started like a delicious Christmas tipple. Choose from one of our fruity and fresh concoctions.

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The Belvedere Redberry Mule

Belvedere premium vodka have teamed up with (RED) to raise funds for Global Fund to help fight HIV/AIDS in Africa. Here’s the recipe for a Belvedere Redberry Mule, the perfect summer cocktail to celebrate a great cause.

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Pop the corks!

Champagne house G.H.Mumm expects to pop the cork on 10,000 at the 2014 Melbourne Cup Carnival.

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The Old Grogram

Sydney’s Lobo Plantation has recently released the ultimate rum bible, locally known as Lobo’s Rum Journal. Taking inspiration from the bar’s namesake and Cuban explorer, Julio Lobo, the beautiful diary features an extensive rum list from Belize to Germany, explaining everything from the aging process to the tastiest serving suggestions. Unleash your inner explorer with the Lobo Plantation Rum Flights, showcasing rums you are familiar with as well as some unexpected surprises.

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Café y Especias Martini

Nespresso’s new grand crus Cubanía is the perfect excuse to whip up an espresso martini.

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Whisky Caipirinha

For quick and easy drinks try this twist on the classic Brazilian tipple caipirinha. A refreshing beverage on those warm spring evenings.

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Buttered Rum with Pork and Fennel Sausage Rolls

Buttered Rum with Pork and Fennel Sausage Rolls. Spice up your weekend with this warming cocktail. Pair with delicious sausage […]

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Pear Rosemary Martini

Pear Rosemary Martini. Who knew there were so many variations to the age old Martini? MiNDFOOD chats with Ali Dedianko, […]

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Tommy’s Margarita

Kick off the weekend with this straightforward, classic margarita, sweetened naturally with agave nectar.

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Kaimuki Daiquiri

This drink is named for the neighbourhood where Town is located. Syrup can be made three months ahead. Cover and chill.

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Whisky Collins

This riff on a Tom Collins requires Japanese whisky, which is known for being exceptionally balanced and smooth. You could also use your favourite Scotch whisky as a good substitute.

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Green Grocer cocktail

This refreshing cocktail is a delicious play on the classic drink gin and tonic.

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Pickled Martini

Adding a pickled onion or cucumber gives a sharp martini drink a hint of savoury balance.

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Madhattan cocktail

Soda drinks are making a comeback. Try this cocktail using retro cherry soda for something a little bit different.

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Pickled Mary

Fans of the spicy Bloody Mary will love this tart take on it – the Pickled Mary!

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