Vodka

Spicy Bloody Mary Prawns

Spicy Bloody Mary Prawns

It’s no secret that I studied Russian at The University of Durham and spent 6 months of my degree course studying at the university in St. Petersburg (in those days, Leningrad). So I can tell you that vodka is a diminutive of the Russian word for water, and boy did […]

Have A Bloody Fabulous New Year !

Have A Bloody Fabulous New Year !

It’s our last post of the year and a time to look forward. With the ‘bells’ fast approaching and the first footer about to knock on your door it’s important to ensure that you are prepared for the morning after the night before. For me there is only one solution, […]

Lea & Perrins and My Ultimate Bloody Mary

Lea & Perrins and My Ultimate Bloody Mary

I make no secret of my love for the mighty Bloody Mary cocktails in all its incarnations. We looked at one of its major components a couple of weeks ago and today, it is the turn of Worcestershire sauce. Like Tabasco sauce, Lea and Perrins is a regular fixture in […]

Heaven Preserve Us – Bloody Mary Chutney

Heaven Preserve Us – Bloody Mary Chutney

I tried my first bloody Mary at sixteen. I’d had a love hate relationship with tomato juice as a child until I discovered the magical flavour of Worcester Sauce.It disguised the flavour of the then pre-premium tomato juice of the late 70′s and 80′s, which was thick and gloopy and […]

Soupe Dragon – Bloody Mary Soup

Soupe Dragon – Bloody Mary Soup

I have never made a secret of my passion for a good Bloody Mary. This mighty cocktail is packed full of some of my favourite flavours and not only makes the most delicious drink in the universe, but also a mighty fine soup. The roasted vegetables add an extra layer to the […]