Vermouth & Wine

How to Make a Vesper Martini

How to Make a Vesper Martini

The Vesper Martini cocktail may have been invented by author Ian Fleming in the James Bond novel Casino Royale, but this mythical beverage sometimes described as “the perfect martini” is a classic on to its own! What makes this classic cocktail so poignant is that…

How to Make a Blood and Sand

How to Make a Blood and Sand

It may seem surprising but there aren’t that many scotch cocktails that can be considered classics, The Blood and Sand, however, has made it into the ranks! It is strong because of whisky, but also sweet, light, and offers the wonderful balance of flavor. I…

How to Make the Noilly Prat 50:50 Martini

How to Make the Noilly Prat 50:50 Martini

NOILLY PRAT Original Dry is rumoured to have been one of the original components of the first classic dry martini cocktail, created by Martini de Arma de Taggia’s at the Knickerbocker Hotel, New York in 1911, and this classic is the ideal start to an…

How to Make the Sweet Martini

How to Make the Sweet Martini

Want to try making the traditional Martini cocktail recipe? Don’t be alarmed when it calls for sweet vermouth, not dry vermouth! The Sweet Martini is and will always be a classic martini. A Sweet Martini may be a lost classic cocktail recipe, overtaken by its…