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Vodka Martini with a Twist

The Vodka Martini is the cocktail most people know as the drink James Bond orders when he walks up to the bar. “Shaken, not stirred” is inextricably linked to this relatively young classic cocktail recipe. The original recipe dates back … Continue reading

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Not your average cup of tea

 
Mixing Tea
 
One of the nicest things about cocktail bartending is  the creation of new flavour combinations. Mixing different spirits, liqueurs, fruits, bitters, juices and syrups and coming up with that well-balanced drink to perfectly match your guest is a talent … Continue reading

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Tea Sommelier Competition at Horeca Kuwait

My first time in Kuwait started with a big miscalculation. After a pleasant flight from Amsterdam to Dubai, and a little less pleasant connecting flight to Kuwait we approached the airport as the intercom in the of the Airbus … Continue reading

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Dilmah Blazer

Ceylon Old-Fashioned
Ingrediënts
40 ml First Ceylon Souchong Tea, chilled (3,5 minute brew)
40 ml Johnnie Walker Gold Label
15 ml Cinnamon & Orange syrup
dash of orange bitters.
Glass: old-fashioned or tumbler
Method
Put 2 ice cubes, the syrup and the bitters in the glass and stir … Continue reading

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