Passionfruit Mojito

This drink is Summer all over.  My New Year’s Eve party is about to kick off and these Passionfruit Mojito’s are the perfect way to welcome in 2017.  They are sweet and tart and especially minty. Now when I say NYE Party, I mean my excuse to drink cocktails in my underwear.  It is very warm here today, almost like […]

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Sex on the Beach? Oh my!

Heavens above, you’ve got my blood pressure rising. Scale it back to heavy petting, after all I’m a lady! A lady who knows her way around a cocktail, so trust me when I say you’re in for more than just foreplay with this one! Sex on the Beach is one of those sneak up on you sorts. All sweet and […]

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Have a Cocktail for Christmas – Boozy Christmas Hampers you won’t want to give away!

In the lead up to Christmas, its easy to forget what really matters!  You’re busy planning a lunch menu and a shopping list and deciding whether to buy a present for all the grownups or just the ones you actually like.  But the big question is always left to the last minute……… What are you going to drink?? Fear not, […]

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DIY Cocktail Sugar

Presentation is everything!  You’ve slaved away for minutes creating the perfect cocktail, don’t let it down with a sub par garnish.  Cocktail sugars are the perfect dose of colour and sparkle.  They jazz up the most boring of beverages and now you can make them yourself, with your Thermomix (of course). The process is relatively easy once you have the […]

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Amaretto Pumpkin Frappe

Pumpkin Latte’s are one thing, but lets not overlook the simplicity of liquor to jazz up the classics. You will need to get your Pumpkin Spiced Syrup done first.  The upside of that is, that you will have worked up a thirst and this Amaretto Pumpkin Frappe will definitely quench it.  Trust me, Amaretto and Pumpkin go together, especially when you […]

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Pumpkin Spiced Syrup

Yeah alright, I know.  We don’t live in America, but why shouldn’t we get to experience all the joy of Fall. And by joy, I mean things flavoured like Pumpkin Pie.  Sure you could try making Pumpkin Pie, (I’m sure there is a Thermomix Recipe for it) but honestly, why go to all of that effort when all you’re really […]

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Blackcurrant & Blueberry Syrup

Blackcurrant Syrup doesn’t last long in my house.  And lets face it, I don’t love my kids enough to keep it in stock.  I mean that stuff’s expensive and Mummy had to buy more Gin. Blackcurrants don’t grow near my house and the whole Hunter-Gatherer thing isn’t my style.  (I don’t look great in animal print) But I found a way […]

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