LONDON COCKTAIL WEEK 2018: WHAT TO DO
Written by: Diogo Pestana | Posted: 26 September 2018 | Modified: 12 November 2018
Calling all Londoners! It’s one of our favourite weeks of the year, London Cocktail Week, and it’s time to celebrate the greatest invention of them all, the cocktail. The best part of it all is that we get to visit the wonderful bars in a place we call our home, London! We’re bringing you the best events across the city, from industry leading tasting sessions to our very own cocktail masterclass with MADE. Your London Cocktail Week adventure will be inspired here.
MADE.com X Smith & Sinclair Cocktail Masterclass
What: A Multi-sensorial Cocktail Masterclass
Where: MADE HQ, Shoreditch
When: Thursday 4th & 5th October 2018, 19:00 -21:00
We definitely do not do anything low key over here at Smith & Sinclair, so we have teamed up with our friends at MADE to bring you a multi-sensorial Cocktail Masterclass. Experience an array of cocktails in a variety of different forms – deconstructed, inhalable and edible. Guests will be be able to garnish their glass of prosecco with spherification balls, lollipops, edible fragrance and paints – so be creative! You’ll have a chance to create you won colour-changing cocktail featuring Portobello Gin, at £26.79 per person – it’s one not to miss.
Absolut Pornstar Martini Townhouse Pop-Up
What: Absolut Pornstar Martini Pop-Up
Where: 16 Greek Street Soho
When: Wednesday 3rd– 6th October 2018, 16:15 -21:00
Absolut are transforming a townhouse into a venue full of passionfruit & vodka glory, the Victorian building will be revolutionised into a multi-sensorial Absolut experience. As you venture through four floors you will embark on a journey of a Vanilla Forest full of mist and bubbles. One of London’s favourite cocktails will come to life – taste, smell, see the wonders of the Pornstar Martini for £9 only at London Cocktail Week.
Hendricks Gin Tini Martini Bar
What: Hendrick’s Gin Tini Martini Bar Experience
Where: Haggerston, London
When: Wednesday 3rd to 5thOctober 2018, 19:00 – 23:00
This is not your average cocktail bar, the not-so-little industry leading spirit brand, Hendricks, are launching an oh-so little bar dedicated to the beloved Martini. Hendrick’s Gin Tini Martini Bar will feature a welcome guide by a pygmy goat (yes, a pygmy goat!), a chance to win your luck at a series of microscopic games & a world full of distorted unknown. This cocktail bar offers a full menu of shrunken Martini’s from the world’s best bars, including bars from Employees Only Bar in New York and Sweet Liberty Bar in Miami. Enjoy your teenie tiny tipple!
The Light House – London Essence Company
What: The Light House
Where: 5-7 Grape Street
When: Monday 1st– 6th October 2018, 11.00 - 22:30
The cocktail mixer brand, London Essence Company are bringing an immersive, multi-sensorial experience to West London. Inside The Light house you will embark on a journey of perception-shifting light features and enjoy a wide range of cocktails produced by bartenders known from across the world. Smith & Sinclair are all about making adult life more fun, The Light House stimulates your senses and allows you to escape to a colour, sound and sight-filled experience for you and your friends. Head bartender at The Savoy’s American Bar, Erik Lorincz will be serving up delicious and low calorie cocktail throughout the night – what more could you want!