Lime & Thyme Syrup

Lime & Thyme Syrup

While working on the opening of the One & Only luxury resort on The Palm in Dubai in 2010, I was a part of the team creating the drinks menu for all of the bars within the complex. One of the aspects of the drinks menu which made it really stand out was the...
Spiced Syrup

Spiced Syrup

This Spiced Syrup was created at One & Only The Palm in Dubai and is featured on the Podcast Episode 2 and in the Spiced Sangria in Episode 11. It gives a great Christmas feel to many drinks, as well as adding interest to other recipes. Spiced Syrup Recipe 500ml...
Sweet & Sour Vs Lemon & Lime

Sweet & Sour Vs Lemon & Lime

Sweet & Sour is an ingredient which has fallen from favour in recent years in the bar industry. A mix of citrus juices and sugar (generally lemon based but often included lime and occasionally orange juices), used in drinks such as the Long Island Iced Tea. While...
Lemon & Lime Juice

Lemon & Lime Juice

Lemon & lime juices are another item that you’ll grab far more often than you probably expect. You can use either to keep the sweetness in check in almost any drink (maybe reconsider when mixing creamy treats!). Lemon & lime juices will only stay fresh...
Simple Syrup

Simple Syrup

Simple syrup is one of the most basic ingredients you will need when making cocktails. It’s great to have on hand even if your recipe doesn’t demand it to sweeten drinks, if when you taste them you find them too sour. While you can buy commercially...