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Oh Gosh! TV pays another visit to The Varnish in Downtown LA. Located behind a door at the back of famous restaurant Cole’s, The Varnish is a speakeasy-style venture from New York bar supremo Sasha Petraske. Today bar manager Eric Alperin makes us their version of the delicious Queen’s Park Swizzle.
This week sees the culmination of the G’Vine Gin Connoisseur programme with the world finals in Cognac, France. Twelve bartenders will battle it out, in perhaps the most the most enduring and difficult competition I have ever seen, to take the Connoisseur Crown, competing in blind gin tastings, speed pouring, and a finale in Paris [...]
Things have been decidedly quiet here at Oh Gosh! over the past month or two – a fact for which I can only apologise. May and June have seen a flurry of trips for me – nothing compared to the amount of travel the likes of Xavier Padovani of Hendrick’s or John Gakuru of Sagatiba [...]