We think that any day that starts with Waffles With Roasted Peaches & Brandy Butter Sauce is the start of a great day! Set the alarm clock 10 minutes early & treat yourself to this delightful sweet treat. Remember, a day that starts well, ends well.. Choose your favourite VnC Cocktail for the perfect nightcap.
Ingredients – Serves 6 4 yellow peaches, halved, stone removed 1 tbsp caster sugar 12 Belgian-style waffles ½ cup brown sugar 60g butter 1/3 cup brandy ½ tsp ground ginger ½ tsp ground cinnamon
1 Preheat a grill on high. Line 2 baking trays with baking paper. Place peaches onto one baking tray. Sprinkle with caster sugar. Cook for 3-4 minutes or until golden. 2 Place waffles onto second baking tray and place under grill. Cook for 2 minutes each side or until golden and heated through. 3 Heat brown sugar in a non-stick frying pan over a medium-low heat, swirling around pan occasionally until melted and a rich golden caramel colour. Add butter, shaking pan until melted. 4 Add brandy (taking care as it bubbles up), ginger and cinnamon. Stir until well combined. If mixture is too thick, add a little water 1-2 tablespoons at a time, until desired consistency. 5 Place waffles onto serving plates and top with peaches. Spoon over sauce, with extra on the side. Serve.
Some of the UK’s biggest names celebrated the final evening of London Fashion Week at the Hybrid Fashion Party. The stars walked the red carpet, before heading inside to get the party started with VnC Cocktails.
Emmerdale/Dancing on Ice star Roxanne Pallett was ready to party with VnC Cocktail in hand.
Nikki Sanderson (Coronation Street) walked the red carpet before heading inside to grab a cocktail.
(Below) Ex-WAG Lizzie Cundy gets amongst the action for OK! Magazine.
NATURALLY SPIRITED //New Zealand has always produced talented musicians, Kimbra is definitely one of them and she is seriously taking over the world right now! Born and raised in Hamilton, she has been based in Aussie since she was 17 and during the past year has absolutely exploded. Being signed in the US and receiving awards and accolades at every turn. A piece on 20/20 was recently screened which gives you a little glimpse at how crazy her life is right now, we know she will be huge!
West Hollywood - On Thursday night at the Sunset Tower Hotel, the stars came out to the 5th Annual Hollywood Domino Gala & Tournament sponsored by VnC Cocktails.
Celebrities and influencers gathered on this special night, pre-Oscars, to partake in the world-famous tournament that will benefit Artists for Peace and Justice, a non-profit organization founded by Paul Haggis and friends. The organization encourages peace and social justice and addresses issues of poverty around the world.
Celebrities who came out to support the cause were: Ali Larter, AnnaLynne McCord, Ben Stiller, Brittany Snow, Dave Annable, Ed Norton, Jon Hamm, Julia Jones, Laura Prepon, Lady Victoria Harvie, LeAnn Rimes, Mischa Barton, Moby, Paul Haggis, Petra Nemcova, Rachael Leigh Cook, Sophia Bush, Topher Grace, Zachary Levi and many more.
We had such a fun time celebrating OzTangi Day (NZ’s Waitangi Day & Australia Day) with our fellow Kiwis & Aussies in the Philippines, that we thought we would share a few more party snaps with you. Enjoy!
Proving she can conquer anything and everything, supermodel and business mogul Tyra Banks has just received her degree in the Executive Education Program for Business Owners and Entrepreneurs. The degree is an intensive two week program of back-to-back courses. Thats a big deal for someone who has so many thing on her plate, it makes our head spin…but also makes us want to do some more study ourselves. It’s never to late!
In other Tyra news, has everyone seen the new Promo for ANTM British Invasion. It’s definitely next level…
NZ’s biggest orientation music festival is returning to celebrate its 5th year in the making with its hottest line up to date! USU Students’ Association at Unitec presents the “Lipton Ice Tea Sounds in the Sun” on Saturday 3rd March 2012 1-8:30pm held at Unitec Mt Albert, Auckland.
It has just been announced that Annabel Faywill be heating up the stage with some of NZ’s biggest acts, Katchafire, 1814, Kidz in Space, Bulletproof and Rugged Techniques along with the world winning Prestige Dance Crew.
The festival not only offers great entertainment but food vendors, licensed areas, market stalls & interactive zones. Plus a new addition for 2012 will be the VIP VnC Cocktails area shared by The Edge and SnapStarLive.
Come & join us! Keep an eye on our Facebook page for ticket giveaways, or get your tickets here for just $20!
Throwing an impromptu summer cocktail party has never been easier thanks to VnC Cocktails. They’re ready to drink mixes of delicious vodka, tequila and 100% fruit juice in delicious flavours like Passionfruit Caprioska and Pacific Mai Tai– yum! And we’d say we don’t feel as guilty for indulging a VnC Cocktail or two, seeing as there are no artificial preservatives, additives or colours, and less than 150 calories per 100ml serve.
This month FJ and VnC are giving two readers the chance to win a VnC prize pack consisting of two 700ml cocktails (great for sharing with your mates) and a cute cooler bag. Pack a picnic and you’re just about set to have a cocktail party anywhere with these delicious ready to pour beverages.
Want to win? Just like the VnC Cocktails Facebook page here and tell us what your favourite cocktail is here .