The Tequila Sunrise Cocktail Recipe

Posted in Tequila on March 7, 2014

Tequila Sunrise garnished with orange and cherry, shot on a white background.

The Tequila Sunrise is a very popular cocktail because it is spectacular in both taste and appearance. However, few people nowadays know that the Tequila Sunrise we are enjoying has little to do with the original recipe. The cocktail was first invented in the 30s or the 40s at the Arizona Baltimore Hotel. The original Read More »

The Stinger Cocktail Recipe

Posted in Brandy on March 7, 2014


  The Stinger is a simple to make cocktail which only combines two ingredients: brandy and crème de menthe. It is a delicious after dinner drink and it goes well with a chocolate dessert. The history of numerous cocktails is surrounded by mystery or controversial, but the history of this one is basically absent. No Read More »

The Spritz Veneziano

Posted in Classics, Liquers on March 7, 2014

spritz veneziano

The Spritz Veneziano or simply the Veneziano is a popular Italian cocktail which originated in Venice. It is wine based and it is very light. This makes it suitable for being consumed in any moment of the day. The Spritz Veneziano is nowadays popular all across Italy. However, it differs greatly from one region to Read More »

The Singapore Sling

Posted in Gin on March 7, 2014

The Singapore Sling is a cocktail with a tumultuous history. The original recipe is probably long forgotten and numerous variations were used in time. The Singapore Sling was invented by a bartender at the Raffles Hotel in Singapore before 1915. At that time it was known as a gin sling. The term sling was used Read More »

The Sidecar Cocktail Recipe

Posted in Bourbon on March 7, 2014

Sidecar Cocktail

The Sidecar is a classic cocktail that you should try at least once. It belongs to the Sour cocktails family and it used to be very popular. However, its exact history is a matter of debate in the world of mixology. David Embury, who wrote “The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks”, claims that the drink Read More »

Sex on the Beach Cocktail Recipe

Posted in Vodka on March 7, 2014


This is a cocktail with one of the most provocative names you can find. The drink is just as intriguing as the name and it is excellent for summer afternoons or summer nights. It is basically a combination of vodka and various fruity flavors and it is enjoyed by both men and women alike. It Read More »