El Presidente Cocktail

El Presidente Cocktail

Created in the early 20th Century, the El Presidente cocktail was popular in the 1920s to 1940s. As with many prohibition era cocktails, its experienced a renaissance in recent years. El Presidente is named for the Cuban President Gerado Machado. The El Presidente is...
Dark n Stormy Cocktail Recipe

Dark n Stormy Cocktail Recipe

Well, it had to be done. I’m currently stranded in Birmingham City centre as Storm Doris (okay, the Americans are better at naming storms) rages outside. It’s brought down trees and there are now no trains running… so let’s talk about the Dark...
How to make a Mojito Cocktail – Updated

How to make a Mojito Cocktail – Updated

The Mojito –  while it’s been around forever has come to real prominence in the past 10 years. This refreshing cuban drink combines fresh mint, rum sugar and lime and has a distinctive look thanks to its production method. A great drink for hot summer days, if...
Star of Mauritius Cocktail: Gold of Mauritius

Star of Mauritius Cocktail: Gold of Mauritius

I was asked to help the guys at Trilogy Beverages judge the Gold of Mauritius cocktail competition over the past few weeks, with the top drinks being presented at RumFest in London. Rebecca presented her drink, the Star of Mauritius cocktail at the Manchester heat of...
MojoJoJo Cocktail: Gold of Mauritius

MojoJoJo Cocktail: Gold of Mauritius

I was asked to help the guys at Trilogy Beverages judge the Gold of Mauritius cocktail competition over the past few weeks, with the top drinks being presented at RumFest in London. Joe presented his drink, the MojoJoJo cocktail at the Birmingham heat of the Gold of...