How to Choose the Right Garnish for your Drink

The finishing touch to any self-respecting cocktail, the garnish plays an important but understated role in mixology. Ir allows the drinker to customize the cocktail to their preferred tastes. If a lemon or lime wedge is perched on the edge of their drink, for example, they can choose to squeeze it into the drink or… read the full article…

The Top 10 Cocktails as Voted by You!

Visitors to Make Me a Cocktail are an eclectic bunch, but they all share a love for interesting cocktails. Forget any other list of popular cocktails – this is the one that matters as it is based on the cocktails you guys search for most. We trust your judgement! 10. Swimming Pool When the hot… read the full article…

How to Make the Perfect Gin and Tonic

It is one of the simplest and most popular cocktails in the world, but there is more to creating the perfect G&T than you might think. If you take the time to get all the elements just right, you can take your favourite drink to a whole other level. Choosing Your Ingredients Getting the gin… read the full article…

Best sports themed cocktails

Alcohol and sports is a match made in heaven with a number of concession stands at games now selling various alcoholic beverages including beer, wine and spirits as well as a number of bars now present their own fair share of iconic cocktails that perfectly hit the spot whenever a fanatic is gearing up to… read the full article…

Cocktails to Make You Happy!

August is surely the very best month of the year. School is out, the sun is shining and the spirit of summer is well and truly ingrained in us all. Weekends in August are made for outdoor fun, whether that is found in sporting activities, lazy picnics or garden parties with lots of cocktails! We… read the full article…

Six of the best classic cocktails to try this summer

Particularly in the summer months, drinking cocktails is a thing. Not only are they refreshing and tasty, but there is a comprehensive selection of cocktails people can choose from when frequenting the average cocktail bar. For many, cocktails are a go-to tipple because of this exact reason. While not everyone is sipping cocktails on the… read the full article…

The World’s Best Temperance Bars

Alcohol-free bars are popping up all over the world, and some are becoming quite successful! The premise of a temperance bar is that any beverages served are free from alcohol. You can still get beer, wine and spirits, but you’ll be able to party all night and wake up the next day without a hangover!… read the full article…

The best cocktails to make at home when hosting themed parties

With staying at home becoming the new going out over the last few years, there’s never been a better time to host your own party. A cocktail party at home is a sophisticated way to invite over your friends and show off your best cocktail making skills while being able to relax in the comfort… read the full article…

Five Cosmic Cocktails that are Out of this World!

July 4th is Independence Day in the US, and for no other reason than the fact that there is a film about aliens named after this day, we have created a list of the tastiest (sometimes incredibly potent) space-themed drinks! Whatever your opinion on Will Smith, he has done a great job of raising the… read the full article…

9 Mocktail Ideas for a Student Party

Parties are a big part of the college experience. It is a great way to celebrate, meet new people, make friends, or have a good time. But they do not have to look as college movies portray them – with beer barrels and plastic red cups.  Mocktails are a good and healthy alternative to that…. read the full article…

5 Alcohol-Free Drinks for a School Night Party

We usually associate student parties with beers flowing and dancing till the morning. But the reality is that more and more people are giving up alcohol, both temporarily and permanently. Some can’t drink for health reasons, some will be driving, and most lead such a busy life that they simply can’t afford to suffer from… read the full article…

The History of the Kamikaze

This incredibly tasty drink epitomizes everything that you would want in a cocktail. It includes two sources of alcohol, requires a shaker and is presented in an elegant cocktail glass. It can be mixed with either lemon or lime juice, depending on your preference and it requires equal amounts of all ingredients, making it a… read the full article…

How to Organise the Best Girl’s Bingo Night In

The energy of the bingo caller, the quest for filling your card and the thrill of getting that final number. Playing the bingo game is a lot of fun, but it’s much more than that. The game brings the chance to get together and be face to face with friends. It’s not complicated and it… read the full article…

🤓 Tech Updates

  • 26th May 2022
    • Just rewrote the MyBar code for our app, taking the time to work out an individuals MyBar from around 4-10 seconds (!!!) to around 1/2 second. Whoop whoop!
    • Reconfigured the Facebook login process and meta app. This may result in some users having to re-start their profile with facebook logins. Contact us if this is the case.
  • 23rd May 2022
    • Its done. We’ve finally finished and imported. We’ve gone through EVERY SINGLE one of the recipes on our website, and updated all their descriptions, recipes, ingredients and more. This has been a massive undertaking to get everything correct on the site, but it’s all finally done for you all!
  • 14th April 2022
    • Just a short one today – fixed a heap of spelling errors in our ingredient list. Its the first step in a site cleanup we’re doing
  • 3rd December 2021
    • We no longer work out MyBar in such a short period of time, meaning quicker access to cocktails for frequent users
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