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Tuesday 1 December 2015


db eats: Beaufort House, Chelsea

A hangout for the cool kids of Chelsea it might be, but there’s more to English-European brasserie Beaufort House than its polished exterior and King’s Road locale – sesame-crusted salmon and pork belly bites for a start.

Monday, November 30th, 2015 No Comments »

Maldives private island hotel to offer ‘connoisseurs’ cocktails

The six new concoctions made from extremely rare spirits, start from an eye-watering price of US$1,230.

Thursday, November 26th, 2015 No Comments »

New HK cocktails inspired by bootleg DVDs

Ryan Nightingale from The Back Bar has created an eclectic range of cocktails that tip their hat to Hong Kong’s other thriving market, the film industry.

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Star Wars-themed bar opens in Manchester

A Star Wars convention in Manchester will include a pop-up bar inspired by locations from the film series that aims to transport fans to a galaxy far far away.

Friday, November 20th, 2015 29 Comments »

The week in pictures

The drinks trade this week celebrated the birthday of an iconic restaurant, uncovered new bartending talent and db hosted its Riesling Masters.

Friday, November 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 cocktails from Oriole bar

The founders of the Nightjar open Oriole in Smithfield Market next week serving cocktails inspired by the Old World, New World and the Orient. We’ve been given a sneaky peek of the menu…

Thursday, November 19th, 2015 1 Comment »

Top 10 festive cocktails

Baby it’s cold outside, so to keep us warm, bartenders across London have been busy creating festive tipples full of sugar, spice and all things nice.

Friday, November 13th, 2015 1 Comment »

HK’s ‘Champion bartender’ Lai in new venture

Antonio Lai of Quinary fame and chef Vicky Cheng have partnered up to open a new French restaurant and bar, Vea in Sheung Wan.

Thursday, November 12th, 2015 No Comments »

Wine needs ‘cocktail flair’, distributor says

The on-trade needs to bring more flair to serving wine, by tapping into the excitement for cocktails, according to Bibendum PLB boss Michael Saunders.

Friday, November 6th, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures

db made a run for the border with a trip to Mexico this week, while the drinks trade celebrated German Riesling and gin cocktails.

Friday, November 6th, 2015 No Comments »

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