Drinks

Mix Up The Perfect Frozen Piña Colada

The Piña Colada is a relatively simple drink to make.  Typically it is a frozen drink made with coconut creme. You can substitute coconut milk, but the creme is thicker and makes for a better drink. this Frozen Piña Colada recipe will show you how to mix up a perfect version of this coconut and pineapple cocktail. This recipe uses frozen ... Read More »

How to Make Watermelon Agua Fresca

Serves: 6 Preparation time: 10 mins + 4 hours (chilling time) Cooking time: – Ingredients needed to make Watermelon Agua Fresca: 8 cups watermelon, seeded and divided ¼ cup fresh lime juice 1 cup water, divided 1 club soda, chilled 1/3 cup sugar, divided Lime slices, for garnishing Cooking instructions for Watermelon Agua Fresca: Dump half of the watermelon into a blender, ... Read More »

How to Cook Kashmiri Noon (Salty) Chai Tea

Serves: 2 Preparation time: 5 mins Cooking time: 15 mins Ingredients needed to make Kashmiri Noon (Salty) Chai Tea: 2 tsp pure green tea leaves 2-3 green cardamom pods, seeds removed and crushed ½ tsp sea salt ¼ tsp bicarbonate of soda 1 ½ cups milk 1 ½ cups water 1 tsp ground almonds 1 tsp ground pistachios 1 tsp poppy ... Read More »

How to Make Indian Gooseberry and Honey Shots

Serves: 3 Preparation time: 5 mins Cooking time: – Ingredients needed to make Indian Gooseberry and Honey Shots: 2 whole Indian gooseberries, halved, deseeded and roughly chopped 1 tsp fresh lemon juice ½ tbsp honey 1/8 tsp ground star anise ¾ cup water 2-3 ice cubes Cooking instructions for Indian Gooseberry and Honey Shots: Toss the gooseberry chunks into a blender, along ... Read More »

How to Make Negroni

Serves: 1 Preparation time: 2 mins Cooking time: – Ingredients needed to make Negroni: 1 part Campari 1 pary Martini Rosso 1 part Prosecco or Beefeater gin Ice cubes Orange slice, to garnish Cooking instructions for Negroni: Plop the ice cubes into a rocks glass and set aside until the outside of the glass turns frosted, indicating that it is chilled. Meanwhile, ... Read More »

How to Make Es Teler

Serves: 6-8 Preparation time: 30 mins Cooking time: – Ingredients needed to make Es Teler: 2 cans jackfruit, drained and sliced into ¼’’ strips 1 can palm fruit 1 can young coconut meat, drained and sliced into ¼’’ strips, syrup reserved 2 fresh avocados, halved, stoned and chopped into ½’’ cubes 1 jar coconut gel cubes Sweetened condensed milk, as required ... Read More »

How to Make Mint Julep

Serves: 1 Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time: 10 mins Ingredients needed to make Mint Julep: For the mint syrup: ½ cup sugar ½ cup fresh mint leaves 1 cup water For the drink: 20 mint leaves 3 oz bourbon 2 tsp mint syrup Crushed ice Cooking instructions for Mint Julep: To make the syrup, empty a cup of water into a ... Read More »

How to Make Cha Yen

Serves: 4-6 Preparation time:5 mins Cooking time:10 mins Ingredients needed to make Cha Yen: For the sugar syrup: 1 cup water 1 cup sugar For the cha yen: 1 ½ cups sugar syrup ¾ cup Thai tea 1 ½ cups half and half or evaporated milk 4 cups water Crushed ice Cooking instructions for Cha Yen: To make the syrup, pour the ... Read More »

How to Cook Hot Cocoa Affogato

Yields: 4 cups Preparation time: over 2 hours Cooking time: 10 mins Ingredients needed to make Hot Cocoa Affogato: 2 cups soy milk 1 can (14 oz) light coconut milk 1 can (14 oz) regular coconut milk 2 tsp peppermint extract 1 tsp vanilla extract ½ cup + 2 tbsp honey ¼ cup water 3 tbsp cocoa powder ¼ tsp ground ... Read More »

How to Make Cherry Cola Float

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 10 mins + 2 hours (inactive) Cooking time: 5 mins Ingredients needed to make Cherry Cola Float: 1 litre cola, chilled 1 cup half and half ¼ cup maraschino cherry syrup ¼ tsp vanilla extract 1 cup sugar Cooking instructions for Cherry Cola Float: Empty the cup of sugar in a small saucepan, along with a couple of ... Read More »