Posts tagged cocktail recipe
WIP Cocktail Club: Salted Caramel Espresso Martini

In my former life, I was a bit of a salted caramel expert, and whilst making A LOT of them over the last couple of years has dimmed my love of the chewy kind, I still seek it out in most other incarnations (the exception being crisps).  At this time of year (and most others too), an espresso martini is always a winner, and this recipe makes it all the more seasonally special with the addition of, the admittedly ubiquitous, salted caramel.  

My first homemade espresso martini used the recipe from Nigella’s Christmas cookbook, and this version is a complete homage to that - tweaked to capture Salted Caramel in all its glory.

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WIP Cocktail Club #4: Sgrop-WIPino

This month's Cocktail Club is my version of a Sgroppino.  The Sgroppino is traditionally an Italian kind-of boozy Slush Puppie, a combination of lemon sorbet, vodka, and prosecco - often used as a pre-dessert but also as a pre-dinner cocktail. Did I mention it’s like a boozy Slush Puppie?

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