Currently browsing August 2009
Start Oh Gosh! TV’s trip to Washington, D.C. with a trip to The Gibson, a speakeasy-style bar tucked away behind an unmarked door on the U Street Corridor. While there enjoy a Gin Rickey – D.C.’s native cocktail – made by mixologist and sommelier Derek Brown.
Sometimes a cocktail recipe is so intriguing you can’t help but mix one up. Sometimes a cocktail recipe is so bizarre you’re frightened to even put the ingredients together in case the mixture results in some horrifying science-fiction-esque accident might occur. The Laphroaig Project is both of these.
One of the things I love about travelling is the chance to get hold of rare and exotic ingredients, and top of my list when I headed over the the US for Tales of the Cocktail last month was Ransom Old Tom. But was it worth the effort?
Join Jörg Meyer and his team for a very special evening at Wilton’s Music Hall, London’s oldest surviving music hall. Attached to the hall is the Mahogany Bar, a once grand old bar that was taken over for one night only by Henrick’s gin to create Le Lion London.