Elderflower and Pear Martini

Did you know, like the Queen, I get two birthdays every year? - The anniversary of the day I was born, and the anniversary of the first ever post I made on Pesky Recipes. Well, It's my 2nd blog birthday tomorrow, so I thought we could celebrate with a yummy little cocktail recipe. This cocktail … Continue reading Elderflower and Pear Martini

Long Island Iced Cherry Tea

A Long Island Iced Tea is my favourite cocktail. It's made with 5 different alcohols and topped up with cola, so it's a long drink as it really packs a punch. There are many different variances on the basic Long Island Iced Tea, and this is mine. Cherry Coke is synonymous with Christmas for me. … Continue reading Long Island Iced Cherry Tea

Infusing Alcohol

Infusing alcohol is really simple to do and makes a lovely homemade gift. I've infused gin and rum to give away as Christmas presents this year, but pretty much any alcohol or oil can be infused this way. Infused alcohols make lovely hamper items, and over the next few weeks, in the run up to … Continue reading Infusing Alcohol