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Tipperary #1

Chartreuse fans will love this Irish whiskey-forward nightcap.

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Opera

We've combined classic recipes from both Jacques Straub (1914) and Harry Craddock (1930) to make this gin-laced vinous late-night sipper with delicate

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Salome

Equal parts gin, aromatised wine and vermouth combine harmoniously in this pleasant, clean sippin' stirred down aperitivo.

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Weep No More

Cognac and rich aromatised wine with a touch of maraschino soured by a splash of lime.

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St Hubertus Old Fashioned

Dry and spirit-forward, as an old-fashioned should be, with hints of liquorice. It's dry, even with the 2.5ml of sugar I've added to Jason's original recipe,

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Scotch Adonis

Some Scotch whiskies benefit from the influence of maturation in sherry wine-infused casks, but this cocktail amplifies the fortified wine influence way

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Vanity

Apple and lemon juice are renowned for pairing well with Scotch whisky and in the Vanity, this harmonious combination is further enhanced by apple appearing

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Rosé 75

Raspberry fruitiness, rosé champagne and a coupe glass serve set this French 75 apart and make it fitting for Valentine's Day.

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Dick Bradsell

Richard Arthur 'Dick' Bradsell, one of the most influential bartenders to ever operate behind the stick passed away peacefully on Saturday 27th February

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Trader Vic

Victor Bergeron is a man who swears in and out, like breathing, journalist Bob MacKenzie once observed. And, even though the Trader's remarks have been

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Donn Beach

Some 90 years ago a Louisiana drifter with a fondness for rum washed up in Hollywood - and transformed the drinking scene.

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Harry Craddock

The Savoy's most famous bartender, and the name behind the Savoy Cocktail Book, Harry Craddock, AKA the dean of cocktail shakers, was the third Head Bartender

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Cihuatán Cinabrio 12 Years Old Rum

The ancient Maya made a red pigment using the mineral Cinabrio (cinnabar). This was an important colour as red was the symbol of Kinich Ahau, the Mayan

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Luxardo Perla Dry

Luxardo's Maraschino Perla Dry is a Special Reserve limited edition (only 4,999 numbered bottles) to celebrate the company's 200th birthday since being

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Bartenders' guide to foraging: Gorse flowers

Gorse flowers impart a distinctive coconut, floral-vanilla flavour to infusions, tonics and syrups. The petals can also be used as a decorative garnish.

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20 best Easter cocktails

Easter Sunday is the day that Christians believe Jesus rose from the dead, named, not altogether coincidentally, for the pre-Christian festival of Eoster.

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Alta No. 10 Ten-Year-Old Tawny Port

Alta No. 10 is a Tawny Port made in traditional granite lagars and aged in old casks. It is ready to drink now but will gain further complexity over the

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Pedra No. 03 White Port

Described by its winemakers as a fresh, elegant, versatile White Port, Pedra No. 03 made from a blend of 56% Rabigato, 32% Gouveio, and 12% Viosinho grapes

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Five Rivers Indian Spiced Rum

Five Rivers is dry spiced rum with no added sugar, made in a London gin distillery in a similar way to gin by distilling rum with Indian botanicals; cardamom,

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Griffiths Brothers Original Gin

Produced by two brothers in small batches. Each of the 13 botanicals are individually infused in organic wheat spirit and then cold/low-pressure distilled

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Saucy Sue

Sue may not be particularly saucy, but she certainly has spirit – equal parts calvados and cognac with the merest splash of apricot liqueur and a dash

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Velvet Touch

A spiritous and rich after dinner / late-night sipper.

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Praecocia Cocktail

Bourbon and apricot are a well-established match, and everybody who drinks Manhattan's will recognise how well sweet vermouth and bitters work with bourbon.

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Damn-the Weather

Gin and herbal vermouth with zippy zesty orange.