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Drambuie Infused Cocktail Recipes Inspired by AMC’s Mad Men

Published on June 19, 2013 By Liveforfilms

Expert mixologist and Drambuie brand ambassador, Anthony Caporale has created several modern day twists on drinks enjoyed by Don Draper, Joan Holloway and the rest of the stylish crew from AMC’s popular show Mad Men. As any true Mad Men aficionado knows, Don’s signature drink is an Old Fashioned. For an updated spin on this classic cocktail, Caporale […]

Harvey Wallbanger – Cocktail Recipe

Published on September 9, 2010 By Liveforfilms

The Harvey Wallbanger is reported to have been invented in 1952 by three-time world champion mixologist Donato ‘Duke’ Antone, the brother-in-law of New York state Senator Carlo Lanzillotti. The Harvey Wallbanger was brought to international prominence by then Galliano salesman, George Bednar. Legend has it that the drink was named after a Manhattan Beach surfer […]

Tom Collins Cocktail Recipe

Published on August 31, 2010 By Liveforfilms

The Tom Collins is a type of Collins cocktail made from gin, lemon juice, sugar, and carbonated water. First memorialized in writing in 1876 by “the father of American mixology” Jerry Thomas, this “Gin and Sparkling Lemonade” drink typically is served in a tall glass over ice. Award winning Event Hire can provided the glasses […]

Celebrate with a Kir Royale

Published on August 26, 2010 By Liveforfilms

A Kir Royale is a classic cocktail that is so simple to make. All you need is Champagne, Crème De Cassis, a Champagne flute and a reason to celebrate Award winning Event Hire can provide the Champagne flutes. We have a number of different styles – Domino, Signature, Cabernet and more. Check out the Event […]

Long Island Iced Tea cocktail recipe

Published on July 27, 2010 By Liveforfilms

Long Island Iced Tea, a summer drink, was first served in the mid 1970s by Robert (Rosebud) Butts, a bartender at the Oak Beach Inn, in the Town of Babylon, Long Island, New York. Event Hire can provide the glasses. Ingredients: 1 part vodka 1 part Tequila 1 part rum 1 part gin 1 part […]

Mojito Cocktail Recipe

Published on July 23, 2010 By Liveforfilms

Cuba is the birthplace of the Mojito, although the exact origin of this classic cocktail is the subject of debate According to Wiki one story traces the Mojito to a similar 16th century drink, the “El Draque”, in honor of Sir Francis Drake. It was made initially with tafia/aguardiente, a primitive predecessor of rum, but […]

White Russian – A cocktail for the Dude within

Published on July 19, 2010 By Liveforfilms

The White Russian is a simple cocktail to make – vodka, coffee liqueur and cream over ice and there you have it. A perfect drink for those warm summer evenings that will be ending before we know it. The drink was made famous in the Coen Brothers classic film, The Big Lebowski. Jeff Bridges’ character, […]

The perfect Martini needs the perfect glass

Published on June 28, 2010 By Liveforfilms

England may be out of the World Cup, but the Summer continues so why not have a cocktail or two? Invite some friends over and have a fully fledged cocktail party. The Martini is an all time classic. Martini & Rossi created Martini Rosso dry vermouth in 1863. It got mixed with some gin in […]