Charlie Parker's Paddington

Charlie Parker’s Paddington

At first look, Charlie Parker’s in Paddington may remind you of its older sibling, Palmer & Co. but the basement bar is far removed…


The Last Word Cocktail Recipe

The Last Word Cocktail Recipe

The Last Word is one of the most delicious and refreshing drinks from the Prohibition-era originally created at the Detroit Athletic Club. The equal…

Remember the Maine Cocktail

Remember the Maine Cocktail Recipe

Remember the Maine is a classic cocktail that combines rye whiskey with vermouth, cherry brandy and absinthe. The cocktail is featured in Charles H….


Essential Guide to Irish Whiskey

Essential Guide to Irish Whiskey

Irish whiskey is currently undergoing a resurgence with new distilleries opening and existing distilleries expanding their portfolios with different cask finishes and blends. In…

Absolut Mix

Absolut Mix Limited Edition Bottle

Absolut Vodka has launched Absolut Mix, the latest of the brand’s series of limited edition bottles marking their ongoing support for creativity, as well…

Essential Guide to Cachaça

Essential Guide to Cachaça

Best known around the world for the Caipirinha, here is the essential guide to Cachaça, the spirit of Brazil. What is Cachaça Cachaça (pronounced…


Essential Guides

Essential Guide to Baijiu

Essential Guide to Baijiu

Baijiu for beginners: what is baijiu, how is baijiu made, and more importantly, how does it taste and can it be used in cocktails….

Pisco Guide

Essential Guide to Pisco

There’s more to Pisco, the grape spirit from South America than what goes into a Pisco Sour. In this Essential Guide to Pisco, we…

What is Vermouth

Essential Guide to Vermouth

You may know it as the fortified wine that goes in a Martini and a Negroni but there’s more to vermouth than being a…

How to / DIY Projects

How to Make Makgeolli

How to Make Makgeolli (Korean Alcohol)

Makgeolli is a traditional Korean alcohol made with water and rice that are fermented with nuruk, a starter culture. Makgeolli is traditionally brewed in…


New Bars March 2017

New Bars March 2017

Our monthly round-up for March 2017 of new and upcoming bars including bar news. Stanley’s, a Wes Anderson themed cocktail bar has opened in…

New Bars February 2017

New Bars February 2017

Our monthly round-up for January-February 2017 of new and upcoming bars including bar news.  Hyatt Regency Sydney is launching a new rooftop bar, Zephyr…

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