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Blog Archive for October 2009

Tom Collins Is Not A Hoax - Merlin Griffiths

Oct. 28, 2009

It is my great pleasure in introducing Merlin Griffiths, Global Brand Ambassador for Bombay Sapphire Gin He has kindly agreed to talk about one of the most iconic gin cocktails, the Tom Collins TOM COLLINS IS NOT A HOAX Reader ...

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Gin - Angus Winchester

Oct. 24, 2009

I am delighted and honoured to introduce Angus Winchester, one of the most respected figures in the drinks industry and Global Brand Ambassador for Tanqueray no TEN. He speaks about something that he is truelly passionate about gin and its ...

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A Mixologist’S Week Of Whisky - Paul Martin

Oct. 23, 2009

A Mixologist’s Week of Whisky For my birthday last year (October 2008) my wife had arranged a wonderful surprise for me. We were off to visit the famous Wight Mouse pub on the Isle of Wight. As a passionate whisky ...

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Cocktails On A Budget - Part One

Oct. 21, 2009

I am going to explain how to make a drink that you would easily pay £5–6 for, but for 30p With the world in the midst of a financial crisis, it is becoming more and more apparent that people are ...

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The Awesome World Of Flair - Casper

Oct. 18, 2009

I would like to introduce you into the wonderful world that is flair, these guys have commited their lives to perfecting this art and they certanly know how to entertain. The whole purpose of this blog is to showcase all ...

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Ready & Waiting - Marco Canova

Oct. 17, 2009

In the first of Want to impress big flair interviews, I give you the legend that is Marco Canova. He explains what inspired him to learn this art and why he is determined to be crowned world champion! How long ...

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The Birth Of A New Gin For A New Generation - Henrik Hammer, Geranium Gin

Oct. 16, 2009

In the first of Want to impress big interviews, it is my great pleasure in introducing Henrik Hammer, the pioneer behind Geranium Gin. I really wanted to learn how he went about devising, developing and then delivering a brand new ...

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Add Flair - Gianluigi Bosco

Oct. 13, 2009

In the first of Want to impress guest flair blogs, I have the honour of introducing Gianluigi Bosco the IBA World Champion 2009. Check out his winning routine it is sick! He really knows his stuff, is a top dude ...

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Hendricks Cocktail Competition - The Voodoo Pussy

Oct. 11, 2009

This is an awesome cocktail that I devised for a Hendricks Gin competition, The Voodoo Pussy. The gin in my eyes resinates the fantastic flavour that is cucumber, so I tried to encapsulate and heighten that, as well as adding ...

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Why Cocktails Are Back In 1984!

Oct. 6, 2009

if you can transport yourself back 25 years, what a different world we were living in. Kids up and down the country were trying to be Daniel LaRusso and marvelling at how cool Mr Miyagi was; the Amstrad CPC 464 ...

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I'Ve Made Your Drink..... Don’T Ask Me To Smile Too!!!! - Paul Martin

Oct. 1, 2009

In the first of Want to impress guest mixology blog, world renowned Mixologist, Paul Martin, covers one of the key issues we need to address in the bar industry, service standards. I have been running bartending training courses and master ...

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Accent Magazine - October's Cocktail Of The Month

Oct. 1, 2009

Want To Impress has teamed up with Fresh Element at BALTIC, to demonstrate the fine art of mixology in their spectacular private dining suites. This is most certainly pre dinner drinks with a difference. As an extension of the renowned ...

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