Bloody Mary

Bloody Mary

The Bloody Mary is a good illustration of the proverbial wisdom that success has many fathers, but failure is an orphan.

Thursday, 12 July, 2012, 12:00am

Cocktails get weird: leather-infused vodka, anyone?

Mixologist Antonio Lai Chun-nam will excite some girls tonight at the launch of his first molecular cocktail recipe book, in the Scandinavian restaurant and bar Finds. The award-winning barman has prepared some leather-infused vodka, using the same leather used to make Hermes handbags. 'It's perfectly safe to drink.

28 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Perfect Match

The classic British fry-up is great for breakfast in the winter or a leisurely Sunday brunch - and it's probably the ultimate hangover cure (the other 'cure' being moderation). It can have all sorts of additions, but the basic ingredients are fried eggs, thinly cut beefsteak, sausages, bacon and some sort of starch. My Lebanese friends insist on adding rare liver.

28 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

the mixer

Nothing beats a Bloody Mary to make the world seem all right the morning after the night before. After Panadol, it's probably the most tried and tested hangover cure.

Although it shares its name

28 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Shakin' up a wonder drink

One of the handover promotions of the Hong Kong Tourist Association's '100 Days of Wonder' campaign was to invite bartenders to create a handover cocktail to be sold from July 1 to October 8 at the bargain price of $19.97 during 'Wonder Hour'.

22 Aug 1997 - 12:00am