Cocktails & mixed drinks - search results

Sorry, but your search has not returned any results. Please try again or take a look at some of our most popular cocktail recipes below.

Porn Star Martini image

Porn Star Martini

Adapted from a drink created in 2002 by Douglas Ankrah at The Townhouse bar in Knightsbridge, London. Douglas also founded London's LAB bar which is also

Amaretto Sour image

Amaretto Sour

A detailed history of the Sours family of cocktails is available on our Sours cocktails page.

Espresso Martini image

Espresso Martini

Created by the legendary Dick Bradsell in 1983, you can read the full story behind this popular cocktail, much of it in Dick's own words, on our Espresso

Fresa Batida image

Fresa Batida

The Batida is a traditional Brazilian style of drink and 'Fresa' means strawberry in Portuguese, the official language of Brazil.

French Martini image

French Martini

The story behind the French Martini.

Blueberry Caipirinha image

Blueberry Caipirinha

For information on the history and other variations of the Caipirinha, please see our Caipirinha cocktail page.

Apple Daiquiri image

Apple Daiquiri

Formula by yours truly (Simon Difford) in 2004.

Snowball image

Snowball

Thought to have originated in Britain in the late 1940s or early 1950s, reaching its peak of popularity in the 1970s.

Gin Tonica image

Gin Tonica

Something of a Spanish phenomenon, where the G&T (which in England has been traditionally served in a tall slim Collins glass) tends to be served in a

Baby Guinness image

Baby Guinness

Looks like a miniature pint of Guinness stout.

Bull Shot image

Bull Shot

More information on the history and variations of the Bloody Mary can be found on our Bloody Mary cocktail page.

Bramble image

Bramble

Created in the mid-80s by Dick Bradsell at Fred's Club, Soho, London, England. In 2001 and again in 2015, Dick wrote about how he came to create this

Dirty Martini Cocktail image

Dirty Martini Cocktail

Some attribute the creation of this drink to Roosevelt: the 32nd President was a keen home bartender, although his cocktails were reportedly horrendous

Dunkel & Stürmig image

Dunkel & Stürmig

Created by Dirk Hany at Bar am Wasser, Zurich, Switzerland.

Negroni Cocktail image

Negroni Cocktail

The history and other recipes for the Negroni cocktail can be found on our Negroni cocktail page.

A.B.C. Shot image

A.B.C. Shot

A stripy shooter with almond, whiskey, cream and cognac.

Mujer Negra image

Mujer Negra

Adapted from a recipe created in 2019 by Ian Burrell, London, England.

Gin & Tonic image

Gin & Tonic

The precise origin of the G&T is lost in the mists of time. Gin (or at least a grain-based juniper spirit) was drunk for medicinal reasons from the 1600s

John Collins image

John Collins

For the full story behind the origins of the Collins and its many variations see our Collins page.

Cinderella image

Cinderella

Long, fresh and fruity.

Aperol Spritz image

Aperol Spritz

Our Spritz page contains information on the history of, and other recipes for, the Spritz family of cocktails.

Kir Royale Cocktail image

Kir Royale Cocktail

A sparkling version of the Kir Aperitif which is thought to have first been mixed in 1904 at Café George in Dijon, France. It is named after Canon Félix

White Lady Cocktail image

White Lady Cocktail

See our White Lady cocktail page for the history of this drink.

Grapefruit Drop Crusta image

Grapefruit Drop Crusta

Created in October 2019 by yours truly (Simon Difford) at the Clocktower, Rye, Sussex, England.