Cayman Islands Department Of Tourism Co-Hosts First Ever Competition

The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism joined forces with DrinkUp.London (the team behind the award-winning London Cocktail Week) to crown London Cocktail Week 2017’s best cocktail in the first competition of its kind held by the organisers. Six finalists (chosen from 153 entrants) battled it out by showcasing their signature serves to four judges inContinue reading “Cayman Islands Department Of Tourism Co-Hosts First Ever Competition”

Hi-Spirits Breaks Out The Brands For London Cocktail Week

Hi-Spirits will be celebrating the capital’s booming cocktail culture by putting some of the biggest brands in its portfolio in the spotlight during London Cocktail Week. Southern Comfort, Buffalo Trace bourbon, Tito’s Handmade Vodka and the classic Italian Fratelli Branca liqueur range will all be featured, with the cocktail cognoscenti able to enjoy a rangeContinue reading “Hi-Spirits Breaks Out The Brands For London Cocktail Week”

Next Stop Paris For MONIN Cup UK Champion

Peter Nguyen from Mr Fogg’s Residence in London is heading for Paris to compete against mixologists from around the world, following a resounding victory at the MONIN Cup UK Final. The thrilling event was the culmination of MONIN’s biennial search for the country’s most exciting new bartending stars. Following regional heats across the UK ,Continue reading “Next Stop Paris For MONIN Cup UK Champion”

Hi-Spirits Shakes Up London Cocktail Week

Southern Comfort, Buffalo Trace Bourbon and Langley’s Gin will all have a high profile during London Cocktail Week 2016, with unique drinks and a diverse offer from distributor Hi-Spirits. This year’s celebration of the capital’s thriving cocktail culture, running from 3 – 9 October, promises to be the biggest and most vibrant yet. The Southern Comfort ChickenContinue reading “Hi-Spirits Shakes Up London Cocktail Week”

The UK’S Biggest Cocktail Festival Returns To London

Taking over the city for the seventh year running, the biggest party of its kind – London Cocktail Week – gives you access to an unrivalled celebration of the city’s award-winning bars, bartenders and cocktail culture. £10 Festival Passes are available to purchase now from DrinkUp.London. It’s back and better than ever, with a CentralContinue reading “The UK’S Biggest Cocktail Festival Returns To London”

Drambuie Jazzes Up London Cocktail Week 2016

Having toured Edinburgh, Leeds and Manchester with an impressive line-up, the Drambuie Brass & Crimson makes its final stop in the capital city to celebrate London Cocktail Week. Following on from Manchester where the Drambuie Brass & Crimson played host to Jon K who welcomed live performances from world-renowned DJ Gilles Peterson, alongside breakthrough duoContinue reading “Drambuie Jazzes Up London Cocktail Week 2016”

Coffee Culture Meets Cocktail Hour For The Coffee Revolution

A nation of coffee lovers are now enjoying their favourite drink from morning cup through to evening cocktail, as the UK’s love for coffee booms. Research shows that almost half of cocktail drinkers regularly choose flavoured cocktails including those mixed with coffee (source: CGA Mixed Drinks Report 2016). From the classic Espresso Martini, to newContinue reading “Coffee Culture Meets Cocktail Hour For The Coffee Revolution”

Thrilling MONIN Cup UK Final Set For London Cocktail Week

MONIN will showcase the country’s most exciting new bartending stars during London Cocktail Week, with the thrilling climax of its national cocktail competition. Following a series of hotly-contested regional heats at top bars around the country, eight young bartenders – one taking part in her first ever cocktail competition – will travel from as farContinue reading “Thrilling MONIN Cup UK Final Set For London Cocktail Week”

Seven Award-Winning Bartenders To Take Over Patron Cocktail Lab For London Cocktail Week

For this year’s London Cocktail Week, Patrón Tequila has invited seven acclaimed international bartenders from Miami to Münich and San Juan to Singapore to host a takeover of Patrón Cocktail Lab – a destination for cocktail recipes and inspiration – to create and serve cocktails inspired by their city. Taking place at Spitalfields Market, 3-9Continue reading “Seven Award-Winning Bartenders To Take Over Patron Cocktail Lab For London Cocktail Week”

Drambuie Presents The Brass & Crimson

Drambuie presents The Brass & Crimson – an immersive pop-up experience in the heart of London Cocktail Week action. The Brass & Crimson is set in the basement bar of ‘SMITHS’, Spitalfields from 7th- 9th October 2015. Adopted and loved by the New York scene in the 60’s, Drambuie has a long-standing association with barContinue reading “Drambuie Presents The Brass & Crimson”