How to: Common Cocktail Mistakes
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Your professionally mixed cocktail always tastes better than the one you’ve cobbled together at home, doesn’t it? This doesn’t have to be the case, so we’re going to let you know the 5 most common mistakes and how to correct them.
Pale Fox's Wedding Picks: Edition One
Pale Fox loves to help you celebrate a special occasion and there is no day more memorable than your wedding. However, we know that wedding planning can be stressful, so we are here not only to provide your sparking wine but have compiled a list of our favourite wedding picks from a photographer to a dressmaker.
How To: Serving Your Prosecco
Do you struggle to open your prosecco elegantly? Here is a step-by-step guide on how to prepare, open and pour a bottle of Pale Fox for optimum quality and optimum flair.
5 Tips for the Perfect Picnic
Sulphites in Wine
You have probably seen an obvious ‘Contains Sulphites’ label on your bottle of wine and wondered what they were and why they matter. Well, if you find yourself with crippling headaches the day after a few glasses of wine, pay attention to why we keep these sulphites at the lowest level we can.
The History of the Cocktail
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World Cocktail Day is a global celebration of cocktails; it falls on the publication date of the first definition of a cocktail on the 13th of May 1806. Just as cocktails, their components and popularity have changed over the years, so has their tale. For this reason, we are delving into the etymology and history of the cocktail.
Our Top 5 Spring Cocktails
Our second pandemic Easter weekend is coming up in a few days so we’ve put together a guide to our top spring cocktails for you, fresh concoctions that are ideal for enjoying in the garden. Don’t just fill the break with family and chocolate, add some prosecco into the mix.
5 Tips for Hosting the Ultimate Garden Gathering
With the weather perking up and the recent easing of lockdown, we thought it was the right time to impart our top tips for hosting the ultimate garden gathering to you: from preparing your garden to the best refreshments to serve.
How to: Syrups
As you may have noticed, several of our cocktails require a syrup, so below we explain how to attempt making your own syrups at home.
Fox Guide: Florence
Culturally rich, geographically stunning, gastronomically enchanting (and home to our very own Pale Fox) we believe Italy has it all! As the cultural capital of Italy, Florence’s pull is magnetic.
Shakers and Strainers
Two of the most indispensable tools for the bartender and at home mixologist alike are the shaker and the strainer. Below we set out all you need to know about the different varieties of these barware basics.
Our Top 5 Valentine’s Day Cocktails
Whether you’re planning a special date night or a cosy night in this Valentine's Day, it is always best to add a fun cocktail into the mix. The holiday also falls on a Sunday this year so there are no excuses not to pop open a bottle of Pale Fox. Therefore, in honour of this romantic occasion, we have chosen a range of our prosecco cocktails for you to enjoy regardless of who you’re spending the day with.
Fox Guide: Rome
Culturally rich, geographically stunning, gastronomically enchanting (and home to our very own Pale Fox) we believe Italy has it all! This week we are focusing on the capital city, Rome - the history of this ‘eternal’ city spans over 2,500 years from its legendary founding by Romulus. As a result, there is an abundance of monuments, palaces and buildings that serve as reminders of this fine city’s glorious past.
Beginner's Guide to Cocktail Terms
Have you ever felt embarrassed at a bar because you didn’t know exactly how or what to order? There is such a range of specific terminology used for mixing and serving cocktails that it can be complicated. We have compiled this beginner’s glossary to help you to feel like an expert in no time.
Our Top 5 Christmas Prosecco Cocktails
Nothing says Christmas quite like a festive cocktail. To help you celebrate the holiday season in the only way we know how, we have compiled a list of our five favourites for you to enjoy with family and friends.
Italian Christmas Delicacies
From decorations to activities every country has its own special traditions when it comes to Natale (Christmas!) Below we have shared with you a few of Italy’s festive delights…
Glassware: Does it really make a difference?
A sure way to impress cocktail party guests or simply to finesse your own at-home mixology skills is to understand the logic behind which glass to use. Yes, in short, glassware does make a difference. From temperature transfer to volume to accentuating aromas, the explanations are as nuanced as the glasses are varied. Not only will using the recommended glassware improve your overall enjoyment of the drink, but your presentation will be professional.
Our Favourite Food & Drink Podcasts to Listen to Whilst In Lockdown
Podcasts are a great way of passing the day and can be listened to around your schedule. They are also a great way to while away an evening and can be a great partner to cook along with in the evening. If you are looking to tuck into some new podcasts over the coming weeks, here are some of our favourites.
5 Mouth-watering Aperitivo to Pair with Your Prosecco
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Happy hour in the UK is typically that period after work where drinks are cheaper, but in Italy, that golden period after work and before heading for dinner is known as Aperitivo, a celebratory time to gather with your loved ones.
5 Ways to Supercharge Your Brunch
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We’ve come up with 5 great ways of supercharging your at home brunch game, from Danish Pastries to Bloody Marys, we have it covered.