[ Skip to main content ]

Rhubarb Sparkles

March 8th, 2021 Drink of the Week

pink drinks in flutes with garnish

This delicious recipe is perfect for when you feel like making something special and sparkly. Yum!


2-3 stalks of rhubarb
1 cup sugar (or less to taste)
1 cup water
1 vanilla pod (or 1 tsp vanilla essence)
Soda water
Strawberries, ice, & fresh mint to garnish

To make the syrup:

Slice open the vanilla pod and scrape out the seeds.
Place vanilla pod & seeds into a small saucepan along with the water and sugar.
Poach together until the rhubarb is very soft.
Leave to cool.
Remove rhubarb and set aside to scoff with ice cream later!

To make each mocktail:

Mix approx 1/4 cup syrup with soda water in a wine glass or flute

Share this post

Continue reading

Pineapple, Ginger and Coriander Agua Fresca

Drink of the Week

The spicy ginger, fresh coriander and tart lemon give a great complexity to this delicious pineapple based drink.

February 22, 2022

Tonight's Witching Hour..

Mrs D's Blog

Quarter to five..

August 8, 2014

Orange Flower Water

Drink of the Week

Don’t be fooled by the very ordinary look of this drink – it’s scrumptious!

July 27, 2020

Monday night witching hour...

Mrs D's Blog

Just wondering how everyone going tonight?

August 11, 2014