Puffy’s Cocktail Hour 🍸

Everyone loves a drink whether your at home watching a film, or entertaining your friends and family, and a cocktail makes it that but nicer, posher (oh butler!) and sophisticated.

Introducing Puffy’s Cocktail Hour, we have put a few recipes/concoctions together for you to enjoy at home, we’ve made them pretty simple and quick so you really can mix up a lovely drink in less than no time at all!

See our Top 10 cocktails that you can make RIGHT now (well I know it’s early but hey!)

We have made sure these following cocktails don’t only taste amazing, but are simple and quick to make and most if not all the ingredients will already be laying around the house.

1) Cheeky Vimto! (True classic)

Ingredients:

WKD Blue (or cheaper brand), port (small bottle), vodka (leftovers from your last WILD night!)

Method:

Mix together the bottle of WKD with 50ml of Port. Then add 25ml of your Vodka. Easy Peasy!!

2) Sex On The Beach (ooh,la-la)

Ingredients:

To make one glass you will need 200ml cranberry juice, 100ml orange juice, 75ml vodka and 75ml peach schnapps.

Method:

Mix all the ingredients together (in a shaker if you got one), and serve over ice! Make sure you add the alcohol first, or it will float to the top and be like eww.

3) Pina Colada (Yes, it feels like holiday!)

Ingredients:

50ml white rum, 25ml coconut cream, 25ml single cream and 200ml pineapple juice.

Method:

All you have to do is mix the ingredients together in a glass or shaker. If you want to cheat, swap the White Rum, Coconut Rum &a Single Cream for Malibu.

4) Cheeky Woo-Woo (Soo Pretty!)

Ingredients:

25ml peach schnapps, 25ml vodka and 50ml cranberry juice (just like Spoons, just cheaper)

Method:

Mix them together – add the vodka and peach schnapps first, followed by the cranberry juice. Enjoy Over ice!

5) Minty Mojito (Simple & Fresh!)

Ingredients:

Half a lime (cut into 4 pieces), 5 fresh mint leaves, tablespoon of sugar, 50ml golden rum (Morgan’s spiced or Havana Club), and finish it all off with Soda Water.

Method:

Put the lime, mint leaves and sugar into a glass and mash them together with any utensil you can find (the handle of a plastic utensil like a spatula can work). Add the rum, top with soda water and stir and sip..

6) Long Island Iced Tea (chuck it all in!)

Ingredients:

25ml light rum, 25ml vodka, 25ml gin, 25ml tequila, 50ml lime juice, Coca Cola, or Pepsi.

Method:

Literally throw all the alcoholic ingredients in and then add the lime together and give it a proper mix around. Pour in a glass over ice and top up with coke.

7) Vodka Sunset (Sunshine in a glass!)

Ingredients:

50ml vodka, orange juice and 25ml raspberry cordial/squash.

Method:

Shake up the orange juice and the vodka, pour it in a glass over ice and pour in the cordial, letting it sink to the bottom. Like a sunset add a wedge of lime to finish off.

8) Singapore Sling (Time consuming but SO worth it!)

Ingredients: 

25ml gin, 25ml cherry brandy, 50ml pineapple juice, 10ml benedictine, 10ml grenadine, 10ml cointreau, soda water.

Method:

Pop all ingredients in and get shaking, then poured over ice except the soda water. Leave that ’till last to top up your cocktail!

9) Lemon Drop (Grab life by the lemons!)

Ingredients:

50ml vodka, 50ml lemon juice, 1 tablespoon sugar and lemonade.

Method:

Pop all ingredients into a glass, shake it up and then Top with lemonade (if your feeling posh) dust the edge of the glass with sugar and plonk in half a slice of lemon!

10) Fluffy Duck (No I’m not lying it’s called that, promise!)

Ingredients:

25ml advocat, 25ml white rum, 25ml cream, lemonade.

Method:

Mix up the rum, cream and advocat with a sprinkling of vigour and the pop it in a glass and top up with lemonade. For an extra twist you can replace the cream with ice cream (honestly don’t knock it until you’ve tried it!)

We hope you enjoying making your cocktails for you and your guests! Don’t drink to many now 😊, why not comment on how your drinks went?

Thanks for reading

-Puffy

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