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Mixology Class at The Folly

The Folly - Fairground Millionaire

Fairground Millionaire

Several glasses of V & T (vodka & tonic – never G & T – bleurgh), knocked backed with a few chasers of Tequila Gold, is my poison of choice on a night out.  If dining, then it’s wine, and for Sunday lazing, beer. Cocktails rarely factor, but I do love them, one of my favs at the mo is Espresso Martini introduced to me by The Forge and Foundry. Continue reading

Espresso Martini’s at The Forge and Foundry

Espresso Martini

Espresso Martini

I’m not much of a hot drink drinker, so teas and coffees rarely feature in my day-to-day consumption. I like coffee but prefer it mixed with something else like tiramisu or a coffee and walnut cake. Or, if I’m in need of a pick-me-up then I’ll knock back a warm espresso shot. Recently I discovered a new way of drinking it, and that’s in a Martini, an Espresso Martini. Continue reading

A Cocktail Making Class at Balans – Westfield, Stratford

Balans cocktail making class

Red Ribbon

The run up to Christmas is one of my favourite times of year. I love the hustle and bustle and the festive goings on. What’s not so good is that my liver tends to take a battering at this time too. And to add to the battering I accept an invite to a cocktail making class at Balans, Westfield Stratford City. Bring it on, I’ll detox in the New Year *coughs*. Continue reading