Drinks

How to make a vodka martini

On Auden’s Vodka Martini

“‘Martini-time, time to draw the curtains and Choose a composer we should like to hear from” WH Auden, from Symmetries and Asymmetries   And onto t...
raspberry gin sour

Raspberry gin sour in Riga

A few months ago I went to Riga with a couple of friends, and we had a wonderful time exploring that fabulous city. It was quite exhausting trudging around all ...
Basil Bliss cocktail at the W bar in Verbier

Basil Bliss Cocktail

Alright - so this month's cocktail is the fresh and piquant Basil Bliss. Where did we discover this summery delight? Rather surprisingly - there's something ...
Evans and Peel

Cocktails at Evans & Peel: what larks!

One of the Saucy Dressings’ correspondents managed to find an intriguing-sounding bar with a 1930s detective theme. It would have been better if it had been in ...