Category: Fun Stuff

How to Organise a Great Party

How to Organise a Great Party

January 10, 2015

So you want to host a cocktail party, invite all your good pals, and you need the night to by fun, and stress free, is that it?  Right! well you’ve come to the right place.  We’re about to give you a list of what to prepare, what to think about, and what’s not needed when

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A Little Winter Warmer from Us

A Little Winter Warmer from Us

January 6, 2015

So nearly a week gone in January. The Christmas tree’s are down and Hogmany’s hangover’s has finally started to fade away. January can often be a long cold month with getting back into the swing of work and dreading your bank statement coming through the door……But January doesn’t have to be all doom and gloom, Your taste bud’s still

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Should Mum be at your Hen Party?

Should Mum be at your Hen Party?

January 4, 2015

It’s tough enough to organise the best hen party, with what to do, where to go, what budget to set (and does everyone coming to the event cover the cost of the hen?).  But a very important question is… Should the hens mum be there? I suppose the short answer is… it depends on what

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Jokes that are good because they are so awful

Jokes that are good because they are so awful

December 29, 2014

With Christmas just behind us, there’s tonnes of good (bad) jokes out there.  I say that they are both good and bad because they make you cringe so much that they are actually funny.  Let’s be honest, who didn’t read out a joke from a cracker and give even a slight snigger? Here’s a few

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10 of the the best videos of 2014

10 of the the best videos of 2014

December 28, 2014

So 2014 is almost over, and there’s tonnes of places doing the infamous “look back at the year” but there are some things that are just worth remembering.  These moments from 2014 are just worth it.  Suggestions welcome of course. 1. Daniel Radcliffe Raps Blackalicious’ “Alphabet Aerobics” When you think of Danielle Radcliffe, you usually think

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How to make sugar syrups and why

How to make sugar syrups and why

December 18, 2014

Sugar syrups are used in many cocktails today to sweeten the cocktails.  You may have heard of simple syrup, or gomme syrup, well this is the essentially same thing. Like yin to yang, sugar syrups and sour ingredients (such as fresh lime or lemon juice), are each others counterparts, and bring the senses to life

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12 days of christmas long island ice tea version

12 days of christmas long island ice tea version

December 15, 2014

We all love this time of year….Putting up the tree, drinking Egg Nog, listening to Christmas music. It really gets you into the Christmas spirit…..especially if you add some ‘actual spirits’ into the festive fun. On the first day of Christmas a bar-tender showed me How to make the perfect Long island ice tea On

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Christmas Pudding Vodka

Christmas Pudding Vodka

December 12, 2014

As you may be aware, the nights are closing in, and Christmas is almost upon us (very much stating the obvious), so you may want to give this little recipe a try. It takes a week or two, so best get prepared now if you’d like to enjoy it on Christmas day. This makes a

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What Your Cocktail Says About You

What Your Cocktail Says About You

December 5, 2014

It is commonly believed that you can tell a lot about a person by the clothes they wear or the car they drive. You may even be able to judge a person’s character by the type of dog they have or the area of a city in which they live. But did you know that

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Top 5 films known for their cocktails

Top 5 films known for their cocktails

December 2, 2014

So you love cocktails do you? Well maybe you also love movies, who doesn’t?  Here at MyCocktailMasterclass we’ve got a fond relationship with both, so we thought we’d do a countdown of films you may recognise from the cocktail that appears so often in them.  Can you recognise the film from the cocktail? (they may get

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