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Can You Get Great Cocktails in Cambodia?

Spending an evening sitting in an easy chair, on the roof terrace of Le Moon, sipping cocktails and looking out over the Royal Palace isn’t everyone’s idea of work but Giffard’s Arthur Piffoux and barmen extraordinaire Timothy Jason (TJ), manned … Continue reading

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Return to Manchester City of Cocktails

We enjoyed our recent tour of Manchester’s cocktail bars so much that we had to go back for a second sip and stay longer. Black Dog Ballroom There are two Black Dog Ballrooms, one in Manchester’s Northern quarter and one … Continue reading

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Prague’s Speakeasy Culture

Prague is the historic capital of Bohemia and today that Bohemian spirit is flourishing in an urban sub-culture that connects the city’s mixologists with sophisticated cocktail lovers in some wonderful speakeasies.  Just like Prohibition era Chicago, the entrances to these … Continue reading

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Just 1 Week Until The World Cocktail Championship!

The gorgeous and historic city of Prague will host the 62nd IBA World Cocktail Championship 2013.  Some of the world’s greatest bartenders are already beginning to arrive for what will be an exceptional, weeklong celebration of all things cocktail that … Continue reading

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The Giffard West Cup Final Begins

Last night 22 of the world’s top mixologists converged on Angers, France for the final of the 2013 Giffard West Cup.  This year the cup has been expanded and along with 9 representatives from France, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic … Continue reading

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