Category: Cocktail Recipes

Search through our drink archives to learn about cocktails, spirits, wine and beer from industry leaders and experts across the globe.

Our cocktail recipes come from our team here at Gastronomer Lifestyle and have a strong focus on homemade ingredients. Alongside in-depth historical classic cocktail recipes, we also have many signature cocktails from our guests of industry leaders and experts who join us On The Back Bar podcast. Alongside this, Christopher Menning showcases some of his award-winning cocktails, from his decade in the hospitality industry.

Classic cocktail recipes are world-renowned and we take a closer look at each one. We learn how the martini came to be and why James Bond ordered the Vesper. And we learn the subtle nuances of the Old Fashioned taking apart its blueprint.

With our network of drink professionals, we offer some of their cocktail recipes given to us. From Martin Hudak’s La Finca coffee cocktail to Caroline Rosen’s twist on a sidecar.

Our ‘Cocktail Recipes at Home’ Ebook share some of the delicious cocktails on the site, given you a chance to see the recipes involved before your purchase. Learn how to make a strawberry and basil smash or rhubarb fizz here.

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Apr 26
How to Make the Perfect Espresso Martini Recipe

The Espresso Martini. This caffeine-fueled cocktail can be traced back to 1983. …

Apr 26
How to Make a Cocktail Shrub. Drinking Shrub for Cocktails.

How to Make a Cocktail Shrub. Cocktail Shrub Recipe Shrubs are now found in many…

Apr 20
Honeycomb Rum Recipe

Honeycomb Rum Honeycomb is a true marvel of nature. A mass of hexagonal cells is…

Apr 13
The Best Margarita Cocktail Recipe

The Best Margarita Cocktail Recipe Margarita Recipe I love a good margarita. Sitting…

Apr 12
Best Manhattan Cocktail

Best Manhattan Cocktail Recipe Recipe for Manhattan Cocktail Ah, the Manhattan. A…

Apr 12
The Last Word Cocktail Recipe

The Last Word Cocktail Recipe Last Word Cocktail The Last Word is a strange cocktail…

Apr 10
Daiquiri Cocktail Recipe

Daiquiri Cocktail Recipe The Daiquiri cocktail is a balanced drink, simple yet…

Apr 07
Pisco Sour Recipe

Pisco Sour Recipe Pisco Sour Cocktail Recipe The Pisco Sour is a South American…

Mar 01
Honey Drip Covfefe Cocktail

Honey Drip Covfefe This is a simple twist from the classic cocktail Bee’s Knee. A…

Jan 31
Apple Mint Cocktail Recipe

Apple Mint Cocktail Recipe How To Make Apple Mint Gin Apple mint (Mentha suaveolens)…

Jan 29
Momotaro Cocktail

Momotaro Cocktail The Momotaro Story This week, besides a cocktail recipe, we will…

Jan 23
Kanom Tuoy Talai

Kanom Tuoy Talai, commonly known as ‘Kanom Tuoy’, is a coconut rice custard. It’s one…

Dec 30
Martini Cocktail Recipe & History

Martini Cocktail Recipe & History How To Make A Martini The Martini cocktail has…

Dec 27
How to make a simple syrup. A guide and other recipes.

How To Make a Simple Syrup. A Guide and Other Recipes How To Make a Simple Syrup. The…

Dec 23
Collins Cocktail With Old Duff Genever.

Duff in Bangkok When most people think of Genever they tend to think of gin first but…

Dec 03
Fat Wash. A step by step guide on Fat Washing.

Fat washing is a technique used by bartenders to infuse by adding small amounts of…

May 06
Rum & Coffee Martinez by Lauren Mote

Culinary Odyssey Chatting to Lauren about her twenty-four years in hospitality reveals…

Apr 10
La Finca Cocktail by Martin Hudak

La Finca by Martin Hudak I had specific single-origin cream for my Irish coffee, and…

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