Tag Archives: Mixology

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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Manchester City of Cocktails

It may come as a surprise to some but there is more to Manchester than top flight football.  As well as being home to two great teams, Manchester’s music scene has influenced the UK for a generation and the city … Continue reading

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The Spirit of Art Adds Cool to Hong Kong’s Ice Bar

The recent Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair is one of the largest and most prestigious events of its kind in Asia and the Ice Bar is the main stage to show case world-class cocktails by world-class mixologists. When … 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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Women Dominate at World Cocktail Championships

Last week top bartenders from 58 countries gathered in Prague to compete in 6 individual cocktail competitions, the winner of each going on to compete in the Grand Final at the Gala Dinner and this year, for the first time, … 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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