Booze Porn #3: Spirits it’s OK to be Attracted to

With a view to the fact that we spend the majority of our careers judging mainstream spirit brands while coveting everything else from the small-batch and downright weird, welcome to ‘Booze Porn’. The unique, the boutique and the downright bloody amazing. BP#3: A 40yo deceased single grain, handmade tobalá mezcal, authentic dry curacao, one sexy […]

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Introducing: Fujikai Single Malt 10yo

Over the last two years, the global whisky industry has been turned on it’s head with traditional Scotch lovers shown that the future may not be defined by Celtic states but rogue locations like Taiwan, India, Sweden, Japan and Tasmania. Largely responsible for this movement are a new demographic of drinkers who define quality not […]

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Booze Porn #2: Spirits It’s OK To Be Attracted To

With a view to the fact that we spend the majority of our bar careers judging mainstream spirit brands while coveting the small-batch and downright weird, welcome to Booze Porn. The unique, the boutique and the downright bloody amazing. #2 = One badass Torino amaro, award-winning Dutch rye, 11yo tequila, 50yo Mizunara oaked whisky and […]

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Booze Porn #1: Spirits To Get Excited About

With a view to the fact that we spend the majority of our bar careers judging mainstream spirit brands while coveting the boutique and downright weird, we thought we’d start a new section dedicated to our version of Booze Porn. The unique, the boutique and the downright bloody amazing. #1: Oak aged vermouth, Tasmanian single […]

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Introducing: Origin – Single Estate Juniper Spirit

Calling all gin lovers. Whether you’re loyal to the big names like Bombay Sapphire, Hendricks and Tanqueray, support boutique brands like Sipsmith, favour the uber-botanical of Botanist gin or are a purist to Genever – sit up and listen because this is for you. What if by their very definition each of the above gins were […]

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Introducing: Cocktail Caviar

Unlike the roe of our aquatic cousins from the Caspian sea, Cocktail Caviar is an exciting new product helping to bring molecular cocktails to the masses. Inspired by big breasted women (bear with me) and utilising a molecular reaction between calcium and sodium carbon compounds, Cocktail Caviar is a collection of small pop-able spheres of […]

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Introducing: Filliers 15yo Graanjenever

Filliers 15yo Graanjenever is a spirit to champion one of the oldest and most misunderstood drink categories in the world. Bottled at a mellow 38.% ABV, Filliers 15yo Graanjenever utilises a 50/50 rye to malt ratio before maturing for at least 15 years in a mix of American oak (75%) and French Limousin oak (25%) […]

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Introducing: Jagertee Liqueur (Christmas in a Bottle)

…So it’s like Jagermeister right? Wrong. Jagertee is a traditional winter spirit of central Europe (Austria, Germany, Czech Rep. etc) consisting of macerating overproof rum with seeds, spices, nuts, black tea, orange, red wine and often plum brandy (Slivovitz). Thanks to the creative monkeys at the Worship Street Whistling Shop in London, Jagertee Liqueur has […]

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