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Hidden Cocktails: Pink Gin

by Madeleine Hettich on

When it comes to simple cocktails, Pink Gin takes the cake. Made from only two ingredients, this drink is easy for anyone to learn.

Super Secret Speakeasies in Chicago

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Starting off as secret bars that served alcohol despite Prohibition’s bans, these institutions have been romanticised and celebrated as acts of subtle rebellion against an out of touch...

Hidden Cocktails: The Jungle Bird

by Madeleine Hettich on

Thought to be created at the Kuala Lumpur Hilton in 1978, this cocktail is loved by mixologists. Containing only 5 ingredients the Jungle Bird is a guaranteed crowd pleaser. 

Spiritual Style at the Met Gala

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On May 7th the Met Gala was hosted in New York City. If you're unfamiliar with this event it’s basically the biggest night for fashion and style anywhere. ...

Hidden Cocktails: The Bamboo

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This variation on the martini is made with an equal mix of cherry and dry vermouth. With the addition of bitters and a dry lemon twist, this cocktail...

Spotting Style at the Time 100

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The Time 100 Gala celebrated this year’s most influential members of culture. From politicians and activists to movie stars and athletes there were some inspired fashion choices. 

Hidden Cocktails: The Blinker

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With the huge number of cocktails out in the world, it’s not surprising that a few fall through the cracks. This week we're focusing on The Blinker.

This Hotel Gives You a Little Slice of Paradise

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Discover the Bambu Indah Hotel (“Beautiful Bamboo”), a cluster of 13 Javanese style homes tucked away in the forest. Each building is unique and luxurious in their design...

Hidden Cocktails: The Pisco Sour

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If you’re not familiar with Pisco, you’re not alone. Pisco is essentially an unaged brandy from South America. It’s made with leftover wine grapes and has a distinctive...

Meet Ghana’s First Skate Crew

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Thanks to its social media affluence Skate Nation GH has been able to present themselves and their lives to the world from their own perspective. Not only that, but...