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Papaya margarita

Papaya margarita

Serves 4 EASY 15 mins Combine 330g chopped papaya, 180ml (¾ cup) orange juice, 125ml (½ cup) apple juice, 75ml (5 tbsp) lime juice and ¼ jalapeño in a…

The best-ever ginger beer

The best-ever ginger beer

Quenching and crowd-pleasing, a frosty glass of ginger beer can kick off a kitchen tea or polish off a round of tennis… Makes 1,5 litres Dissolve 2,5ml (½ tsp)…

Berry Christmas sangria

Berry Christmas sangria

While the northern hemisphere is warming cold hands around mugs of steaming glühwein in front of crackling fireplaces, we’ll be beating the heat on Christmas Day! Chilled and sparkling,…

Ruby Red Smoothie

Ruby Red Smoothie

Bursting with tantalising tastes, the new Twinings Infusio collection is sugar and caffeine free, making it the perfect all-day drink. Recipe and image supplied by Twinings…

bloody mary

Bloody Mary

We’ve given this time-honoured cocktail some fun twists with a bold Sriracha kick and by replacing the traditional celery and Worcester sauce with fennel and balsamic vinegar Recipe and…

Home-made ginger beer

Home-made ginger beer

“If there’s one thing my grandma is known for, it’s her deliciously sweet, home-made ginger beer. Over the years, it’s become something of an institution – and a requisite…

Zabaglione and white muscadel

Zabaglione and white muscadel

While this Italian dessert is traditionally made with another sweet wine, Marsala, I find that zabaglione is exquisite made with muscadel. Although Marsala is hard to find, muscadel is…

Naartjie daiquiri

The classic daiquiri, a drink nowadays misinterpreted, is just as noble as a martini and is the benchmark test for a good rum. This version gives the original lime…

Lemon meringue “maltshakes"

Lemon meringue “maltshakes”

These lemon meringue “maltshakes” are a fun drinkable version of the well-loved lemon meringue tart. Recipe and styling by Illanique van Aswegen Photographs by Adel Ferreira…