London Cocktail Week began today – if you haven’t already, get down to Seven Dials in Covent Garden to get your wristband now (more info).
As promised, we’re going to be adding a cocktail (or two) a day from a Marylebone bar in celebration of such a marvellous week. Scroll down for a shake or stir through our first cocktail.
Monday 7th October
Our first cocktail of London Cocktail week can be found at pan-asian restaurant and bar Cocochan. It goes by the name of T10 Club and is Cocochan’s special £4 cocktail for the week. Cocochan are also hosting the final of the Marylebone Cocktail Competition on Wednesday – we can’t wait!
Ingredients: Tanqueray No.10 Gin, Organic Jasmine Tea Syrup, Fresh Lemon Juice & Dash of Plum Wine
Tuesday 8th October
Our second cocktail of London Cocktail Week is Louisiana Jam from The Lockhart. Beautifully presented and extremely refreshing, the Louisiana Jam ingredients are: southern comfort, apricot jam, fresh apple juice, fresh mint.
Wednesday 9th October
Wednesday was the evening of the final of the Babicka Vodka Marylebone Cocktail Competition at Cocochan on James Street – find out more and who won by clicking here. Before the event we popped into 108 Marylebone Lane for a drink at the bar. Barman Marco led us through a few of the most popular options, the favourite being the ‘Do You Dare’ featuring: house Spicy vodka, dark chocolate liqueur, fresh strawberries, dash lime juice, dash sugar syrup and Tabasco.
Thursday 10th October
Tonight’s cocktail goes to Apres London on Marylebone’s Duke Street. Their London Cocktail Week special is the Firestarter:
Friday night’s cocktail for London Cockail Week is the Chilli Mary-Lychee from The Marylebone on Marylebone High Street:
Our last night of London Cocktail Week – and the cocktail goes to Reform & Social at The Mandeville Hotel. Their gentlemanly cocktail the British Julep served as a smart and carefully constructed end to an impressive (and slightly hazy) week: