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Thursday 5 March 2015


Owl bar takes booze off the menu

A pop-up cocktail bar featuring live owls has removed alcohol from its menu due to concerns over animal welfare.

Monday, March 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

Cannabis cocktail trend predicted in US

Cannabis cocktails could soon be served at US bars as a growing number of states seek to legalise and decriminalise the Class C drug.

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Pizza Hut in £60m cocktail bar revamp

Cocktail bars are set to be installed at a number of Pizza Hut restaurants as part of a bid to tap into the young adult market.

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Ritz pioneers cocktail pairing menu

Colin Field, head barman of The Ritz Paris, and John Williams, executive chef of The Ritz London have collaborated on a daring five course cocktail pairing menu.

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 1 Comment »

Nitrogen cocktail bar staff appear in court

Two men from Oscar’s Wine Bar & Bistro in Lancaster, England, where a woman suffered life-threatening injuries after drinking a cocktail containing liquid nitrogen, have appeared in court.

Monday, February 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Six failed drinks brands

We at db are impassioned advocates for the success of the drinks industry. So, in that pursuit, sometimes it’s best for the trade to learn from its mistakes.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 1 Comment »

Top 5 bars in… Bangkok

No trip to Bangkok would be complete without a visit to at least one of these sky-high bars, perfect for taking in the city’s stunning skyline.

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

Cointreau celebrates je ne sais quoi

Cointreau has unveiled Laetitia Casta as its new creative director, hailing the model-turned-actress as a modern embodiment of the house’s values.

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 No Comments »

US bartender wins Beefeater contest

Beefeater Gin has announced USA’s Brandon Phillips as the MIXLDN Global Bartender Champion, following three days of competition in London.

Thursday, January 15th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 of the world’s highest bars

We love few things more than a good cocktail in a bar with a decent view here at db – but this collection of sky-high saloons is quite literally a whole other level.

Thursday, January 15th, 2015 No Comments »

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