beverage, beverages, Cocktail, Dandy Shandy

Looking for a drink? Like a beer but what something different?

Try a Dandy Shandy

120 mls stout (dark beer)

120 mls ginger beer

Pour stout into the bottom of the glass (avoiding a frothy head)

Pour ginger beer on the top.

Serve.

 

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beverage, beverages, Cocktail

Looking for a Summer Cocktail? Try a Blue Lagoon

This one’s a punch bowl recipe:

4 cups pineapple juice

2 cups chilled lemonade

1 cup blue curacao

1 cup dry gin/vodka (your choice)

Pineapple wedges, mint, cherries & cocktail umbrellas to garnish

Mix all ingredients in a punch bowl

Serves 8

beverage, beverages, Cocktail, Egg Nog

How to make egg nog

  • 3 eggs
  • 1/3 cup caster sugar
  • 2 ½ cups milk
  • ¼ cup dark rum (Bourbon for something different
  • ¼ cup brandy
  • 1 cup thickened cream
  • ground nutmeg to serve
  1. Place eggs, sugar and milk in a saucepan over medium-low heat. Whisk to combine. Cook, stirring constantly, for 6 to 8 minutes or until mixture thickens and coats the back of a wooden spoon. Remove from heat. Stir in rum, brandy and half the cream.
  2. Using an electric mixer, beat remaining cream in a bowl until soft peaks form. Pour egg mixture into 4 heatproof glasses. Top with cream. Sprinkle with nutmeg. Serve.