Raise your glasses for our Summer Rosé Sangria

Hello summer. Hello holidays. Hello sparkling rosé sangria.

Whether you’re sitting on the beach, having a dinner party or counting down the seconds until the clock strikes 12, this recipe will have you raising your glasses. All you need is your BIBO fizz bar to get things bubbling and the following ingredients…

Ingredients:

  • 2 stone fruit like peaches, nectarines, or plums, sliced
  • 10 strawberries, halved and quartered
  • 2 handfuls of fresh blueberries
  • 60ml castor sugar (optional)
  • crushed ice
  • 750ml Rosè wine
  • Spring of mint

To serve use:

  • A large Jug

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Method:

  • Place all the fruit in the jug
  • Sprinkle with castor sugar (if used)
  • Top the fruit with the crushed ice
  • Fizz the rosé wine using your BIBO fizz bar and pour the sparkling rosé into the jug
  • Add the mint leaves and stir to combine
  • Serve Immediately
  • For some variation, add a few tots of white spirits like gin or vodka

BIBO fizz Sangria

Unlike any other soda machine on the market, the BIBO fizz bar lets you add sparkle to just about anything. Water, ginger beer, tea infusions, you name it and BIBO will fizz it. Spoil yourself, your family and friends. Get yours today!

Festive Gin & Cucumber Cooler – Yes Please!

Celebrate the end of year festivities with high spirits. Our gin and cucumber cooler will add a refreshing twist, some extra fizz and a whole lot fun, making all who care to sip on it extra merry. So let the celebrations begin with your BIBO fizz bar. This recipes make 3-4 cocktails. 

Ingredients:

  • 1 cucumber, juiced
  • 30ml lime juice
  • 60ml gin
  • 30ml castor sugar
  • crushed ice
  • ice cold sparkling water made with your BIBO fizz bar

To decorate:

  • cucumber ribbons
  • mint
  • slices of lime

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Here’s how it’s done:

    • Place the cucumber juice, lime juice, gin and caster sugar in cocktail shaker and shake to mix well
    • Place some crushed ice in glasses and fill up to about two thirds with the cucumber and gin mix
    • Top with a splash of sparkling water
    • Garnish with cucumber, mint or lime and serve immediately

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Unlike any other soda machine on the market, the BIBO fizz bar lets you add sparkle to just about anything. Water, floats, tea infusions, you name it and BIBO will fizz it. Spoil yourself, your family and friends. Get yours today!

Homemade Peppermint Crisp Float

This one will be sure to keep the boat afloat these school holidays. Our homemade peppermint crisp floats will not only busy the kids, but will make them bubble over with excitement. Bring along your BIBO fizz bar to get the party started. This recipe makes 4 large floats – for plenty and yum fun!

BIBO fizz float

Ingredients:

  • 1 litre Vanilla Ice Cream
  • 100g Peppermint Crisp chocolate, broken into small pieces

For the cola syrup you’ll need:

  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1 cup hot water
  • 1 cup cold water
  • Pinch of salt
  • Finely grated zest of 2 medium oranges
  • Finely grated zest of 1 lime
  • Finely grated zest of 1 lemon
  • 3 star anise
  • 2 cinnamon sticks
  • 2 tsp coriander seeds, crushed
  • 1 vanilla pod, split
  • 1 tsp freshly grated ginger
  • ¼ tsp freshly grated nutmeg
  • ¼ tsp citric acid

To decorate use:

  • 60ml chocolate sauce
  • 30g finely crushed peppermint crisp

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Here’s how it’s done:

  • Slightly soften the ice cream either in a little warm water or by leaving it out for an hour to defrost slightly.
  • Add the roughly chopped peppermint crisp to the softened ice cream and mix well to combine. Place back in the freezer to freeze
  • Make the cola syrup by placing 1 cup sugar in a clean saucepan and let it melt over a medium high heat without stirring
  • Keep a close eye as the sugar starts to melt and gently swirl the saucepan and place back on the heat until all the sugar has melted while swirling regularly to ensure an even melt
  • Keep the caramel on the heat until it has reached a rich amber colour
  • Remove from the heat and stir in the cup of hot water and pinch of salt (it will splutter and spit so please be careful!)
  • Place the saucepan back over the heat and let it simmer and keep stirring until the caramel has melted into the water
  • Once it has melted add the rest of the syrup ingredients and bring to a boil
  • Simmer for 20 minutes until the syrup has thickened, strain and set aside to cool
  • Pour the chocolate sauce in a saucer and spoon the crushed peppermint crisp in another sauce
  • Dip the rims of 4 large glasses first in the sauce and then the crushed chocolate
  • To assemble the floats, prepare the cola by using 1 part cola syrup and 5 parts cold water and fizz using your BIBO fizz bar (you will need approx 500ml – 700ml cola depending on the size of the glasses used)
  • Place 2 or 3 ice cream balls each into the decorated glasses
  • Pour the fizzed cola over the ice cream and serve immediately
  • Store the leftover syrup on the fridge for up to 2 weeks (you can use shop bought cola syrup if you do not want to make your own and prepare the cola as per the instructions of the bought syrup)

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Unlike any other soda machine on the market, the BIBO fizz bar lets you add sparkle to just about anything. Water, sangria, tea infusions, you name it and BIBO will fizz it. Spoil yourself, your family and friends. Get yours today!

Hello Homemade Lemonade

Out with the cold and in with the new. Spring is finally here. Use your BIBO fizz bar to add some extra sparkle to the new season by giving our Homemade Lemonade a go.

Start by stirring up the lemon syrup and top it off by adding some bubbles to the mix. Here’s how it’s done.

For the syrup you’ll need:

  • ½ cup sugar
  • 2 cups water
  • zest and juice of 4 medium large lemons
  • pinch of salt

To serve use:

  • Water
  • Ice
  • Slices of Lemon

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Method:

  • Use vegetable peeler to zest the lemons and do not remove any of the white pith with the zest
  • Make the syrup by placing the sugar, water and zest in a saucepan
  • Bring it all to the boil while stirring and stir until the sugar has dissolved
  • Remove from the heat and stir in the lemon juice and salt
  • Cover and let the syrup stand for a few hours to infuse and come to room temperature
  • Pour through a sieve to remove the lemon peel.
  • Add ½ cup of the syrup to 2 ½ cups of water and mix
  • Taste and add more syrup or sugar to taste (if needed)
  • Carbonate in the Bibo fizz bar
  • Serve with ice and garnished with lots of slices of lemon
  • The rest of the syrup can be stored refrigerated for up to a month

Unlike any other soda machine on the market, the BIBO fizz bar lets you add sparkle to just about anything. Water, ginger beer, tea infusions, you name it and BIBO will fizz it. Get yours today!

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Fizz Infused Clementine and Rooibos Tea

The sweet citrusy taste of the clementine, infused with South Africa’s much loved Rooibos tea, is a winning combo for your BIBO fizz bar. This delicious drink will have you bubbling with excitement. Ready, set, fizz…

You’ll need:

  • 1 ½ cups cold rooibos tea
  • 1 ½ cups Clementine juice (pulp removed)
  • sugar to taste

To serve use:

  • Ice
  • Clementine slices

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Method:

  • Mix the tea and clementine juice
  • Taste and add sugar while stirring until the desired sweetness
  • Carbonate using your BIBO fizz bar
  • The carbonation process will create quite a bit of foam so wait for the foam to settle before opening
  • Serve with ice and slices of clementine

Unlike any other soda machine on the market, the BIBO fizz bar lets you add sparkle to just about anything. Water, ginger beer, homemade lemonade, you name it and BIBO will fizz it. Get yours today!

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The All You Can Drink Ginger Beer

Our Ginger Beer recipe is the perfect way to spring into the new season. It offers some fun and festivity and is a show stopper for guests. Like us, they’ll be asking for top-up after top-up so get your BIBO fizz bar ready and waiting. 

Start by stirring up the ginger syrup and top it off by adding some bubbles to the mix. Here’s how it’s done:

For the syrup you’ll need:

  • 150g fresh ginger
  • ¾ cup sugar
  • 1 lemon
  • pinch of salt
  • 2 cups water

To serve use:

  • Water
  • Ice
  • Slices of lemon

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Method:

  • Grate the ginger on the coarse side of a cheese grater
  • Place the ginger in a small pot and add the sugar
  • Use a vegetable peeler to remove the rind of the lemon and add to the ginger and sugar with the juice of the same lemon
  • Add the salt and 2 cups of water and bring to the boil while stirring
  • Remove from the heat, cover and let the syrup stand for a few hours to infuse and come to room temperature
  • Strain through a strainer to remove the ginger and zest
  • Add ¾ cup of the ginger syrup to 2 cups water and mix
  • Taste the mix and add more syrup or sugar to taste if required
  • Carbonate using your BIBO fizz bar
  • Serve with ice and garnished with a few slices of lemon
  • Store the rest of the syrup in the fridge for up to a month

Unlike any other soda machine on the market, the BIBO fizz bar lets you add sparkle to just about anything. Water, homemade lemonade, tea infusions, you name it and BIBO will fizz it. Get yours today!

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Our Favourite Apple Ginger and Lemon Spritzer

Fresh, healthy and fun to fizz – our Apple Ginger and Lemon Spritzer will be a firm favourite with the whole family. Give it some extra sparkle with your BIBO fizz bar and then sit back, relax and enjoy!

You’ll need:

  • 2 cups clear apple juice
  • ½ cup water
  • ½ cup ginger syrup
  • juice of ½ lemon

To serve use:

  • 1 lemon, sliced
  • 1 apple sliced

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Method:

  • Mix all the ingredients together
  • Taste and add more ginger syrup or apple juice as desired
  • Carbonate using your BIBO fizz bar
  • Serve with ice and garnished with lemon and apple slices

Unlike any other soda machine on the market, the BIBO fizz bar lets you add sparkle to just about anything. Water, ginger beer, tea infusions, you name it and BIBO will fizz it. Get yours today!

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