Category: Recipes

Chocolate Chilli Espresso Martini

espresso martini cocktails

Coffee lover? Martini lover? It doesn’t matter! This month we’re taking a classic cocktail and vamping it up with our own Shaken & Stirred Weddings twist. When we approach your wedding planning in the same way we use some traditional elements that work well and add personal touches to create something unique to you. Think […]

The Queenstown 75

French 75 cocktail made with Queenstown winery bubbles

A summer cocktail… why not? February is one of the most popular months for Queenstown weddings, particularly the long weekend for Waitangi Day. Why not? It’s the perfect way to ensure you always have time off to celebrate your anniversary… and makes it easy to remember! This month we’ve taken the traditional French 45 (Kellie’s […]

Rosemary Blush Vodka Cocktail

vodka grapefruit and rosemary cocktail

An easy way to make everyone blush. At Shaken & Stirred Weddings we’re not interested in a post-Christmas and New Years detox. Instead, we take any opportunity to fill our cups and cheers to every win however big or small. So, it’s time to celebrate surviving the past year and the start of a new […]

Coconut & Mango Margarita

Coconut & Mango Margarita Shaken & Stirred Wedding Planners - Fun Queenstown Weddings and Elopements

Cocktail of the month October 2020  Now, we’re not saying we called ourselves Shaken & Stirred Weddings just so that we had excuse for these kind of blog posts, but it’s definitely a welcome bonus! With Kellie’s bottomless bounty of booze and Charlotte’s “it’s 5 o’clock somewhere” mantra, we really are a match made in […]

Blueberry & Ginger Gin Cooler

Cocktail of the month November 2020 Weddings aren’t the only thing we like to get creative with here at Shaken & Stirred Weddings, we LOVE a good cocktail too. Kellie is especially talented in mixing ingredients and concocting something new and unique. Charlotte’s talent on the other hand lies mainly in being the hand model […]