Tag Archives: Savoy Hotel

• Left Coast Libations: The Art of West Coast Bartending: 100 Original Cocktails

Left Coast Libations: The Art of West Coast Bartending: 100 Original Cocktails

Left Coast Libations: Nominated for Best Cocktail Book of the Year by Tales of the Cocktail! “This fall has seen the publication of another great book: Left Coast Libations by Ted Munat. Ted’s book ascends to a new plateau of inspired cocktail writing. The book is outstanding, outrageous, irreverent, challenging, and enticing. It’s a must […]

• Chivas looks to build on growing gin fanbase

Chivas looks to build on growing gin fanbase

Chivas Brothers is seeking to capitalise on the increasing popularity of gin with the launch of a new interactive website that aims to give gin fans a “one-stop-shop” for everything they want to know about enjoying the drink. The site, www.ginandtales.com, offers a guide to creating and discovering signature gin cocktails, along with testimonials and […]

• Here’s to Kate & Wills – the Honeymoon cocktail

Here’s to Kate & Wills – the Honeymoon cocktail

It may be barely 6 a.m. in Toronto on April 29 when you can toast newlyweds Prince William and Kate Middleton. But British-born drinks expert Charlotte Voisey, San Francisco-based mixologist for William Grant & Sons, says in keeping with the Brit wedding spirit, it’s never too early to raise a glass. That’s just how it’s […]

• Cocktails That Complete Me

Cocktails That Complete Me

As I soldier on with my New Year’s campaign to complete The List of 100 classic must-drink cocktails (a challenge issued by Anvil Bar & Refuge in Houston), I offer two more rye whiskey cocktails that I had previously never tried, the Cocktail a la Louisiane and the Oriental Cocktail. But first, let me ask […]