Looking to rustle up a quick cocktail without a trip to the shops? The store cupboard can be a great hiding place for ingredients. From tea bags and tinned fruit to jars of olives and spices, a little raid of the larder can help produce a delicious tipple in just a couple of shakes.
Warm days and balmy evenings are the perfect time to grab a glass and treat yourself to a cooling summer cocktail. Packed with ice and full of big summer flavours, these five classic recipes are guaranteed to hit the spot every time.
A pan of warming, spiced mulled wine (also called Gluhwein) is dead simple to make – it’s the taste of Christmas in a glass. The classic recipe is a celebration of traditional festive spices, like cloves, cinnamon and nutmeg.