The Golden Monkey

The Golden MonkeyRecipe by Robert Grecht- aka The Doghouse I had to do a bit of metric conversion here, for Robert’s recipe.Robert had this presented in an amazing glass. I just had a footed Pilsner glass, sorry. But when he told me what he was making, I knew Rob would dig it (my Rob). It’s…

Nectarine Rye Smash

Recipe from Drinks by Wild, from Craft Cocktail Club I saw this drink posted, and knew I would make it this weekend. I had seen some great looking nectarines in one of our local butcher/deli places here, along Haarlemerdijk, and knew they would suit this drink perfectly. We had a couple of friends around for…

Monkey Man

Having some neighbours over for a drink, socially distance applied, of course. I had to come up with 2 drinks that would be different, but along a similar theme. I chose these, because both have the potential to make you think you are somewhere else, which, I think, is what just about everyone is craving…

Elves of the Caribbean

The moon over a cold Amsterdam calls the Elves out for a little party. This is a refreshing winter cocktail that will have you speaking elvish into the evening. The whisky is smokey in flavour to give it that sophisticated ummpph. 30ml Blended Scotch Whisky- I used a single malt, as it’s what I had…