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Are you organising a Christmas party? Need some inspiration to make it a special occasion full of festive magic?

The team here at Make Me A Cocktail were in the same pickle (or should we say chutney?!) So, we went to our hub of 3,500 cocktails available on makemeacocktail.com, made and tested far too many festive alcoholic drinks (sorry mum!) and finally produced our first book bringing together a shortlisted selection of Christmas cocktails… read the full article…

‘Tis The Season to Get Wassailed!

“Wassail, wassail, all over the town, Our toast is white and our ale it is brown, Our bowl it is made of the white maple tree, With the wassailing bowl we’ll drink to thee”. The Wassailing song may be one that is unfamiliar to many, but it is actually a traditional Christmas carol that was… read the full article…

Deck the Halls with Cocktails

Christmas doesn’t have to be all about the kids! If you are looking to celebrate the festive season with a few Christmas cocktails, then we can recommend a few drinks that are sure to put you on Santa’s naughty list! Sassy Little Elf One of the most popular seasonal films of our modern times is… read the full article…

Black Friday – On A Wednesday?!

We think someone at Amazon has tried too many cocktails from makemeacocktail.com and got their days mixed up! Since when was Wednesday the new Friday?! Before Amazon realise, we wanted to let you know that you can take advantage of the Black Friday sales on Amazon and buy the world first book from the world’s… read the full article…

Make Me A Cocktail At Christmas – now on Amazon

Our Christmas Cocktail book has finally arrived Buy Now The day has come fellow cocktail enthusiasts! The world first book from Make Me A Cocktail is available to purchase on Amazon! Make Me A Cocktail At Christmas is the world’s first published book from Make Me A Cocktail, to inspire budding cocktail enthusiasts around the… read the full article…

Our New Book!

To our friends, followers and fellow mixologists, From an idea (perhaps even a frustration!) 10 years ago, Make Me A Cocktail has been the true meaning of labour of love, growing in to a vast, worldwide and inclusive community of cocktail enthusiasts, channelling their creativity or looking for inspiration. We are truly proud to have… read the full article…

The Travelling Cocktail Drinker: The Best Bars in Florida

When you think of Florida, you probably automatically imagine scenes of rollercoasters, overexcited kids, and of course, Disney. But when you have spent ten to twelve hours wandering around yet another theme park, you could be forgiven for wanting to indulge in a cocktail or two. Here are the very best bars in Florida. You’re… read the full article…

The History of the White Lady

The White Lady has undergone a few transformations over the years, but she has never lost her sense of elegance and style. The most modern version includes Cointreau, lemon juice, gin, sugar syrup and an egg white, ensuring that famous cloudy white colour. So where was the first White Lady created? Who Invented the White… read the full article…

Five Cocktails You Can Make Right Now

Here at Make Me A Cocktail, we have done a little research into the top ingredients that amateur bartenders have in their drinks’ cabinets. It is probably no surprise to anybody that vodka came out on top, since the versatile spirit makes an excellent base for many classic and modern cocktails. With our list in… read the full article…

The Travelling Cocktail Drinker: The Best Bars in Singapore

In a country that is constantly evolving and developing, it is no surprise that Singapore is home to some of the world’s best bars. The southern Asian state has an incredibly diverse, multicultural society that encourages bartenders to take inspiration from different places around the world. The result is great cocktails and bars worth travelling… read the full article…

The History of the Zombie Cocktail

With Halloween fast approaching, this classic cocktail seems like an obvious choice for any spooky shenanigans you may be planning! A somewhat complicated blend of various different ingredients, including white rum, dark rum, gold rum, apricot brandy, lime juice, pineapple juice, papaya juice and grenadine, the hangover after one-too-many of these is almost certain to… read the full article…

The Cocktails of Life

Cocktails are an integral part of any celebrations that revolve around the good things of life. Whether alcoholic or not, cocktails add a different kind of flavour to the mood we are in, enhancing it to a new high. Whether it is the fusion of ingredients, the final colour, or its taste, cocktails tend to… read the full article…