London Cocktail Week

A look ahead at some of the highlights of this year’s London Cocktail Week This October, DrinkUp.London is celebrating ten years of London Cocktail Week (LCW) with a mammoth ten-day festival, taking place from 4 to 13 October. Festival goers can soak up the capital’s thriving cocktail scene with access to over 300 bars serving …

London Cocktail Week Gin

DrinkUp.London, the group that runs London Cocktail Week, has collaborated with west London distillery Portobello Road to create a limited edition gin to mark the festival’s tenth birthday. The London Cocktail Week Gin (42% ABV) takes its inspiration from London’s vibrant and ever-evolving drinks scene, using ten botanicals – one for each year – that …

Tails Cocktails

Tails Cocktails has unveiled new brand-wide packaging celebrating the “mysterious origin” of cocktails. The new look was officially revealed at this year’s London Cocktail week (3-7 October), and is currently being rolled out into a number of UK outlets. Established in 2010, Tails Cocktails has set out to “revolutionise” the consumer cocktail experience by offering …

The Side Car journey Paris to LondonThe Side Car journey Paris to London

Rémy Martin and Cointreau have joined forces to celebrate the Sidecar for London Cocktail Week. The video shows 6th generation member of the Cointreau family Alfred Cointreau and Rémy Martin UK brand ambassador Jack Charlton’s fun ‘Sidecar journey’, from Paris to London. The two houses are setting out to “invigorate” the iconic timeless cocktail with …

Jager & Ginger Beer Crushed

Bar and restaurant operator Novus has announced details of its annual Cocktail Month, celebrating a range of new cocktails created by its bar teams. The nod to London Cocktail Week initiative is set to run throughout the month of October across the entire Novus estate. Novus challenged its bartenders to design creative serves fit for …

Tennessee Calling

Now in its third year, the Tennessee Calling cocktail competition from Jack Daniel’s aims to give UK bartenders mentorship from the best in the trade. Tennessee Calling calls upon industry visionaries to share their knowledge, expertise and secrets with those bartenders willing and hungry to learn how to craft their very own story. This year, …

LCW hero shot

A look ahead at some of the highlights of this year’s London Cocktail Week London Cocktail Week is back with a bang for 2018. Now in its ninth year, the UK’s largest drinks festival is set to take over the capital from 1 to 7 October with an exhilarating celebration of cocktail culture, featuring pop-up …

The Broken Shaker cocktails

The Broken Shaker, one of the World’s Best Bars, is coming to the UK for an exclusive pop-up event during London Cocktail Week. A collaboration between Sydell Group and Gabriel Orta and Elad Zvi of Bar Lab, The Broken Shaker is the acclaimed cocktail bar at Freehands in Miami, Chicago, Los Angeles and New York. …