Tag Archives : cocktails

Five Halloween cocktail recipes


Happy Halloween everyone! I know this year it may have fallen on a school night but that shouldn’t stop you from getting into the spirit of things and getting a few kooky cocktail sin you while the kids do their thing.   Here, have a few of my favourite recipes:     Black Devil Martini 2 oz. dark rum 1/2…

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Friday like you mean it


  OK, I have a confession: I am a sucker for a cocktail on a Friday night. Well, truth be told, I’m a sucker for a cocktail any given night and even the odd afternoon but especially on Friday nights because it’s the end of my working week and I bloody well deserve one.     Oh, you do too,…

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5 pubs you should visit on a pub crawl in Hoole


Let me tell you a few things about where I live, work and play.   I have mentioned before how much I love living in Hoole, and not the least because there are great watering holes and eateries just a few steps away from my front door. Obviously there’s the added bonus of great specialist boutiques from clothes and accessories…

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Bollocks to staying in: 3 mocktails you must try


“Mocktails?” I hear you roar. “Who are you and what have you done to our Kat!”   Bear with me.   It can happen on the odd occasion. It’s a lovely night, all your friends are out, the drinks are flowing and you? You’re sitting at home because you just got prescribed some anti-biotics and the doctor specifically told you…

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New Christmas cocktail menu at the Red Door


  My first memory of Red Door Chester is nearer to 5 years ago when hubby and I had just started dating and we happened by it by accident. Their bespoke liquors convinced us to stay all night and left us a little lightheaded the next day, but it was so worth it. I’ve followed the same pattern many a time…

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