Christmas Cranberry Mule Punch

It is the perfect time of the year to invite friends round for a drink and a little party in the glow of the fairy lights and by the warmth of the fire. I have been coming up with delicious punch bowl cocktails for the festive season and this is my favourite so far for…

Passion Fruit Daiquiri

This is a bit of a mash up of drinks as I love daiquiris and passion fruit cocktails (passion fruit and tequila is a winner) so I thought I’d combine them and see how they taste – answer AMAZING. Making the Daiquiri slightly sour for this works really well with the sweetness of the passion…

Spring Gin Lemonade Cocktail

This beautiful drinks dispenser is from Houseology who have a fabulous range of kitchen gadgets and glassware. With so many beautiful items you will want to use them all in your kitchen and items like this you will want to use all summer too. I can’t wait for warm summer evenings, lounging in the sunshine…

Ginger Boost Smoothie

Every time I try and make a mocktail it turns into a smoothie. I can’t help it but I love smoothies and using so much fresh fruit and veg. This super boost smoothie has ; ginger to aid digestion, blueberries for antioxidants, spinach which is rich in iron and vitamins including vitamin K, vitamin A,…

Baileys Flat White Martini Pudding

There is nothing better than a cocktail which is also a pudding and show stopper too. The Flat White Baileys Martini has become a huge success in my house because it tastes so good and is so simple to make. Once we knew we loved the drink we started to turn it into a pudding….

Be Berry Good to Yourself – Detox Smoothie

My super smoothie has been featured in the January issue of Time & Leisure This detoxifying smoothie can get you feeling refreshed again. It’s a barrel of goodness with specially selected ingredients which will flush your body of toxins and is perfect for a get up and go breakfast. 5.0 from 3 reviews Be Berry…

Orange & Cinnamon Eggnog

I think it’s a very British thing to think that Eggnog is weird. It is, but it is delicious. I’ve been trying out this American Christmas staple and adding my own flavour twist to the classic recipe by Waitrose Cellar. See the original recipe here Waitrose Cellar Eggnog. I love the cinnamon and orange flavours…

Pomegranate, Elderflower and Satsuma Christmas Cocktail

The countdown to Christmas has really began at my house and I’ve been experimenting with the delicious Surrey made gin by Silent Pool. The Silent Pool Gin is strong and full-bodied and fresh but has a floral taste. It uses 24 unique floral flavours including lavender and chamomile which is well balanced with a subtle…

Berry and Oat Smoothie

This is my absolute new favourite drink. It’s is so simple, it tastes so fresh and the oats make it extra filling. I know adding oats sounds weird but it really does work I promise. Ingredients – serves 2 -5 tablespoons of frozen summer fruit -1 banana -3 tablespoons of oats -250ml apple juice (it…

Cold Brew Coffee and Honeycomb Milkshake

There is nothing nicer than a cold coffee milkshake on a hot summer day and with a honeycomb twist it’s a really special drink. To make this delightful drink I used the brand new Cold Brew Coffee Maker from OXO Good Grips. It is a very slow way of making a rich coffee concentrate using…

Time for a Coconut and Gin Cocktail

There is nothing better than a delicious cocktail to enjoy on a hot day. My new favourite thing to add to smoothies and cocktails at the moment is coconut water. I’m not a fan of coconut usually but adding it with other flavours works really really well. This weekend I made this simple and delicious…

Strawberry and Passion Fruit Wimbledon Cocktail

The sun is shining and tennis is on TV. It is the wonderful first week of The Championships at Wimbledon. To celebrate I have been making up some glorious cocktails to enjoy in the sun. I give you the delicious strawberry, passion fruit Wimbledon cocktail. It is refreshing and sweet and had a relaxed alcoholic…