Cocktail Blog

Malika Saidi

Our brand new course at the Bols Bartending Academy: WSET level 2 in spirits!

Nov 2017

For the first time in Amsterdam we gave hospitality professionals a unique opportunity for to obtain the internationally acclaimed WSET certificate!

Malika Saidi

Writing genever history in Berlin

Oct 2017

We were part of a historic initiative in the world of genever during Bar Convent Berlin. Read all about it here!

Ivar de Lange

Ivar's 4 World's 50 Best Bars favorites

Oct 2017

Read all about Ivar's favorites from the World's 5o Best Bars!

Ivar de Lange

Talking Tiki in Disney

Sep 2017

Who thinks that Disney is all about Mickey is mistaking. Disney is also about food, wine and Tiki!

Ivar de Lange

Representing the true Amsterdam spirit at Gin Day

Sep 2017

The Milan based juniper festival ‘Gin Day’ showed Milan to be the capital of gin.

Malika Saidi

Mexico city: much more than tacos and tequila

Aug 2017

Forget the stereotype Mexican image of tacos, tequila, Mariachi and sombreros, the cocktail scene is booming!

Ivar de Lange

THE COMPLEXITY OF WOOD MATURATION

Apr 2016

Ivar de Lange

Why Philly is smoking hot!

Dec 2016

Cocktail Moments

Date Night

Dec 2016

The Date Night is the perfect balance between the sweetness of the dates and the sourness of lemon juice.

Denzel Heath

Cocktail Trends Around The World

Dec 2016

Bols Brand Ambassador Denzel Heath describes the latest cocktail and bartending trends in Australasia.

Cocktail Moments

Tropical Tiki Party

Dec 2016

Picture yourself on a beach in the Caribbean. The sun is out there, your feet are in the sand, people are cheerful and you are drinking the best tropical cocktail you can think of.

Cocktail Moments

Dinner Party

Dec 2016

Throwing a dinner party is a joyous occasion. You invite your friends or family and maybe you decorate your house of your garden. You spend the whole day getting the best ingredients you can, which you turn into the best dishes you can.

Cocktail Moments

Wedding Party

Dec 2016

On your wedding day, you should be king and queen of the day. It is all about you and your happiness. A day you will always remember, and a day that everybody wants to remember.

Cocktail Moments

Guys Night Out

Dec 2016

On a night with the guys you want to serve a manly drink. A drink that is not too easy to make, and not too easy to drink.

Cocktail Moments

Girls Night Out

Dec 2016

High heels, cocktail dress, your best friends and the best venues. That is what a girls night is about. We have all seen the girls do it in Sex and the City on their Girls Nights Out.

Ivar de Lange

Bols Around the World is Back

Dec 2016

Are you the next Bols Genever Pioneer?

BOLS GENEVER AND DILMAH TEA INSPIRE

Apr 2016

Cocktail Moments

Full Moon Party

Dec 2016

The Full Moon party has spread throughout the world and one of the iconic things of the party is people sharing their drinks. What better drink to share then the Sangria?

Cocktail Moments

Kingsday

Aug 2016

Millions of Dutchmen celebrate the King’s birthday, by dressing up in our national Dutch color Orange, playing games, selling their old stuff. But most of all, they celebrate.

Ivar de Lange

Little Barrel Geneva

Nov 2016

Read about this hidden gem and discover Little Barrel's Bols Genever cocktail.

Ivar de Lange

Bols around the woods

Nov 2017

All the ingredients you want for your cocktail, just around the corner of your bar.

Ivar de Lange

Octans - A spirited bar

Nov 2017

Wilhelm III cocktail. A cocktail by Octans for Bols. Check this delicious cocktail recipe and try it yourself!