Vanilla Syrup


Another syrup very used on tiki drinks is the Vanilla Syrup.

This is a very easy syrup to make at home, you only need sugar, water and vanilla beans, and, of course, the homemade version is always better than the commercial. [Read more…]

Tiki masterclass with Daniele Dalla Pola


The past 29th and 30th of June we received in Barcelona the visit of Daniele Dalla Pola making a Tiki Tour with Coco Rèal, in collaboration with Cocktail Shop Barcelona. They made on the 29th a Tiki Party in Kahala and the 30th two tiki masterclasses in Cocktail Shop.

I assisted to the afternoon tiki masterclass and finally met in person Danielle!!! [Read more…]

Homemade Falernum


Looking inside of tiki cocktail books we could be surprised for some strange ingredients, and one of the most used is the Falernum.

Falernum is a spiced syrup original from Barbados, flavored with lime, cloves, ginger, and almonds…and depends on the recipe another kind of spices. Falernum could be alcoholic and non-alcoholic it depends on the version of it.

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Rich Cinnamon Syrup


In tiki drinks, some syrups are often used. Some of these are hard to find in a lot of places of the world, and others that can’t offer the same quality and flavor in their commercial versions. For that reason, I started to do it  at home, and in this blog i’ll write some of these recipes. Today I’m going to talk about the cinnamon syrup. [Read more…]