The Bassano Bar and PizzaExpress To Partner Up in Manchester This Summer

The nation’s favourite restaurant chain PizzaExpress and pop-up innovators Bassano Events have joined together to bring ‘The Bassano Bar @ PizzaExpress’ to Manchester. Opening June 21st at PizzaExpress’s First Street restaurant, the modern Italian cocktail bar concept will be a first for the North of England after it follows last summer’s successful debut for TheContinue reading “The Bassano Bar and PizzaExpress To Partner Up in Manchester This Summer”

All Aboard The ‘Aperol Spritz 321 Bus’

Aperol Spritz Set To Reward Lucky Commuters For Their Spontaneity What: Mystery bus journey with Aperol Spritz to a secret celebrity DJ set When: 20th May 2015 Where: Central London, secret pick-up location to be disclosed to lucky winners   Aperol Spritz will surprise lucky Londoners by inviting them to swap their usual evening commute in favour of boardingContinue reading “All Aboard The ‘Aperol Spritz 321 Bus’”

More London Cocktail Week Events Announced

THE AMPERSAND HOTEL Raise a glass with The Ampersand Hotel’s London Cocktail Week Afternoon Tea Feast on cocktail-inspired pastries including mojito layer cake, pina colada custard tart, bellini chocolate cups, cosmopolitan jelly shots and white russian mini-babas Available from 4-12 October, £32.50 per person or £44.50 per person with a glass of champagne APEROContinue reading “More London Cocktail Week Events Announced”

Artisan – Does It Change In A Year?

“There always seems to be something new popping up in the Manchester restaurant scene. New concepts, new ideas, re-vamping tired menus or giving a new lease of life into forgotten venues. These are what seem to define many a city’s food culture. To be fair, nothing against that. It’s what keeps us on our toesContinue reading “Artisan – Does It Change In A Year?”

The Aperol Spritz Social Returns To Manchester

The Aperol Spritz Social is set to return to Spinningfields, Manchester on 3rd-6th July with a new look for a long weekend of good times and front row Wimbledon action on the big screen. Following 2013’s smash-hit success, Italy’s favourite drink once again takes up residence on the Hardman Square Lawns for what is shapingContinue reading “The Aperol Spritz Social Returns To Manchester”

Aperol Tasting Notes

Aperol has seen a bit of a resurgence lately, or to be fair, most summers. Why? Their signature serve comes into play and graces many a bar top. But do you really know what it is? Way back in 1919, the Barbieri brothers presented to the International Fair of Padua a bright orange liqueur namedContinue reading “Aperol Tasting Notes”

Aperol Spritz Social Launches in Manchester

Aperol Spritz, Italy’s favourite libation comes to Manchester this June, with a taste of the famously stylish Italian lifestyle in the Aperol Spritz Social at Spinningfields from 24th June to 7th July. Fast becoming one of the UK’s favourite drinks, the Aperol Spritz Social at Spinningfields will serve the refreshing orange and rhubarb cocktail daily,Continue reading “Aperol Spritz Social Launches in Manchester”