A week in cocktails

La clandestine being offered at the Candlelight Club

La clandestine being offered at the Candlelight Club

As you might imagine,  the world of the London-based cocktail aficionado includes much lounging around and  leisurely sipping of intoxicating libations. But it also offers many opportunities to find out about the history and future trends of mixed drinks, to taste new brands and generally expand your knowledge on the art of  civilised inebriation.

Last week was rammed with such opportunities from Prohibition-influenced gatherings to seminars on the history of punch. As it was such a good example of what’s on offer, I hereby present my diary from the week: Continue reading