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Cocktail Romance

Friday Drinks – Styling You mocha espresso martini cocktail recipe

Mr and Mrs Romance - Mr Black Mocha Espresso Martini

Far be it for us to pigeonhole people, Mrs Romance and I have decided to name a few cocktails we’ve made recently after some of our close blogging friends. When we first started thinking of what cocktail would suit Nikki from Styling You, we went straight for a pineapple-based beverage. Nikki is bananas about pineapples! She’s [...]

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Friday Drinks: Chilli Mojito

Mr and Mrs Romance - Chilli Mojito recipe from Spiers Tamarind

Whether this cocktail is a true mojito, a kind of mule or a caprioska, I don’t really care. If Kiera from the bar of Spicers Tamarind Retreat says it’s a mojito, it’s a mojito! One of the hardest decisions I have to make on a regular basis is what to drink when I’m at the [...]

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Friday Drinks – the Sonic Tonic Cocktail Recipe

Mr and Mrs Romance - the Sonic Tonic winter cocktail recipe

Far be it for us to pigeonhole people, Mrs Romance and I have decided to name a few cocktails we’ve made recently after some of our close blogging friends. It feels like I’ve known Sonia from Sonia Styling for years, even though I only met her in person for the first time about three weeks [...]

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Friday Drinks – Cinco de Mayo and the Mexican Bloody Mary

The Mexican Bloody Mary Cocktail by Mr Moustache - Mr and Mrs Romance

This week’s Friday Drinks says hola to May and Cinco de Mayo – a Mexican day of celebration countries all over the world have taken to. And to drink, we’ll be serving the ‘Michelada’ Mexican Bloody Mary – a fiery beer-based cocktail that shoves its gringo cousin to the floor! As 5th May is a [...]

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Friday Drinks – The Woog Cocktail

Mr and Mrs Romance Friday Drinks - The Woog Cocktail

Far be it for us to pigeonhole people, Mrs Romance and I have decided to name a few cocktails we’ve made recently after some of our close blogging friends. Mrs Woog hardly needs an introduction, she is a force in the Australian blogging community. Never beige, Mrs Woog doesn’t shy away from controversial issues but [...]

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Three deceptively simple champagne cocktails to get the weekend started

3 deceptively simple champagne cocktail that make you want to celebrate

How good is Friday? Best day of the week, I reckon. And I have some very strong opinions on the days of the week (Tuesdays suck). It’s pretty much a rule in our house that, if it’s Friday afternoon, Mrs Romance needs a glass of champers in her hand. It’s not up for negotiation – [...]

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Interview with the Gin Queen Caroline Childerley

Mr and Mrs Romance - Negroni

‘Three parts woman, one part gin.’ That’s how the Gin Queen Caroline Childerley describes herself. Pretty cool, isn’t it? It’s the Gin Queen who introduced us to some of the incredible domestic gin being produced by craft distillers in Australia. Mrs Romance and I attended Caroline’s inaugural gin masterclass in Melbourne recently. It inspired us [...]

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Friday Drinks: Australian Craft Gins

Mr & Mrs Romance - Friday Drinks - Aussie gin Title

The first we heard of Australian-made gin was when our friend the lovely Caroline Childerley – officially The Gin Queen – told us about Four Pillars Gin coming for their first launch in Sydney. It was great to meet Cam and the guys from Four Pillars, and their gin really is exceptional. If you’ve had [...]

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Friday Drinks: DIY Dishwasher Vodka

Mr and Mrs Romance - How to make dishwasher vodka

As you may know, we love our cocktails and high-end spirits. There’s nothing better than sampling an expensive champagne or sipping an XO cognac, but we also love experimenting with recipes at home. This has led to us investigate the strange moonshine-esque practice of ‘dishwasher vodka’. When we first spotted it in the paper, we [...]

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Friday drinks: Zeta Bar’s Arabian Nights and cocktails

Shahrazad

Zeta Bar at the top of the Hilton Sydney has always been a pretty damn fine bar. Its outlook over the beautiful Queen Victoria Building and down into the pulsing soul of the city is enticing and glamorous. From Valentine’s Day, ’14 Zeta is embracing the romance of the exotic. Their Arabian Nights theme, which [...]

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