Dry January Doesn’t Have to Mean Boring Drinks Pt.1

Sam @ Copperpot Bar

If, like us, you had a slightly overindulgent holiday then you might well have decided to make your January a dry one, after all, new year-new you eh? The good news is that just because you aren’t drinking, doesn’t mean that your drinks have to be boring. In this blog, we are going to look at some tasty, non-alcoholic ingredients …

Bring In The New Year In Style With Our Champagne Bees Knees Cocktail Recipe

Sam @ Copperpot Bar

New year is almost upon us and as its tradition, it’s time to send this year off with a bang and a glass of Champagne. We’ve put together a little something for you to wow your friends and family with on Sunday night, a four ingredient cocktail that makes use of the Champagne you’ve probably bought for the countdown as …

A Delicious Mulled IPA Recipe for Christmas

Sam @ Copperpot Bar

Few things are more Christmas than mulled… well, anything. This year, in the spirit of being trendy and just the good side of 30, we thought we would mull every hipster’s favourite drink, IPA. IPA, for those of you who have been living under a rock for the last year or two is a strong, bitter style of beer. Invented …

Copperpot Bar’s simple Christmas Eggnog Recipe

Sam @ Copperpot Bar

Eggnog eh. Not the sexiest name in mixed drinks for sure, certainly not what we would have called it given the choice. But behind the name is a velvety, comforting festive drop that really ought to become a part of your annual Christmas routine. This, too, is one of the few drinks and recipes you’ll ever come across which is …

Mint, Peach and Bourbon. This Georgia Mint Julep Recipe is Delicious.

Sam @ Copperpot Bar

We love whiskey, whatever side of whichever pond it happens to be from. If you’ve read any of our other blogs, you’ll probably be able to attest to that. We were asked recently what our favourite whiskey drink was and whilst we couldn’t choose definitively, this secy little Julep number is definitely top five. The Julep is a drink with …

All the best things are blue, including Margaritas.

Sam @ Copperpot Bar

So not every drink has to be serious, brown or seasonal, sometimes things just have to be blue and delicious. This is what we would consider to be a classic Margarita recipe with the admission of triple-sec, a vodka based orange liqueur and the addition of blue Curacao, a blue, vodka based orange liqueur. This recipe is for the shaken …

A Terrifying, Fun, Non-alcoholic Halloween Recipe that’s great for kids.

Sam @ Copperpot Bar

Our last blog focused on a Halloween drink that was quite grown up and strictly for the adults, so this time we thought we’d get right into the spirit of things and design something for the kids. Obviously this recipe is non-alcoholic but it certainly isn’t hurt by a slug of vodka or white rum should you want to make …

Why you ought to be using Spice Drops to add a fresh twist to old drinks

Sam @ Copperpot Bar

  Occasionally a product comes along which changes the way you do things, or in this case, simplifies time consuming processes and opens up interesting flavours and combinations to everyone, on both sides of the bar. We’re talking about Spice Drops from Holy Lama. Spice drops are essentially natural spice extracts and an emulsifier, which allows for the oils to …

Squeeze the last few drops of sunshine out of 2017 with this classic Caipirinha recipe

Sam @ Copperpot Bar

  So summer is nearly over, but considering it was 27 degrees in London yesterday it seems we might just be spared the wind and rain of autumn for a few more weeks at least. The excitement of this weekend’s Notting Hill Carnival has got us clinging on to what’s left of the summer for dear-life and in attempt to …