Join the new Cocktail Club at Dine
1 Min
Is Monday the new Friday? It could well be, thanks to Dine ’s new Cocktail Club, taking place at the city centre brasserie, cocktail lounge and bar on a select Monday of each month. Dine’s expert mixologists will be shaking up a medley of exclusive tasting masterclasses, brand takeover nights and themed evenings, with cameo appearances from some of the city’s top bartenders, so you can get to grips with...
Dine / cocktail club / Drinks
Mike Aikman’s tales of the cocktail
7 Mins
Anyone au fait with Edinburgh’s bar scene will be aware of Mike Aikman’s work. For the uninitiated, he’s co-owner of three of Edinburgh’s finest cocktail joints; Lucky Liquor, The Last Word...
Mike Aikman’s / Edinburgh / Cocktails
Scotland's top five coffee roasters
5 Mins
Back in 2007, the great British cup of tea was usurped as the nation’s favourite drink by the ubiquitous coffee, a feat that’s being replicated across the globe where nearly 2.25 billion...
Coffee / cafes / roasters
Bell of Jalisco: A world champion cocktail
2 Mins
Mike McGinty, our friend from The Voyage of Buck in Edinburgh, beat over 600 of the world’s best bartenders to be crowned World Champion of the first ever Global Patrón Perfectionists...
Bell of Jalisco / cocktail / recipe
Healthy hedonism courtesy of Bon Accord
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If you’re off the booze (or even if you’re not), we’ve got some good news: Bon Accord , the re-launched Edinburgh-based soft drinks company first founded in 1909, has added a ginger beer to...
Bon accord / soft drinks / ginger beer
Jason Cormack
2 Mins
Jason Cormack co-owns one of Edinburgh’s hottest new cocktail bars, Bryant & Mack Private Detectives . Edinburgh born and bred, he shifted to the drinks industry from DJing and event...
Drinks / Jason Cormack / Bryant & Mac
Gin71 heads east
1 Min
Gin71 first launched in Glasgow’s Renfield Street in 2014 when the team behind the hugely popular Cup tearooms decided to rethink the cocktail bar within the tea lounge and create a new,...
Gin71 / Edinburgh / cocktail bar
The best Christmas pop-up bars
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Wondering where to wet your whistle this winter? We round up three of the best pop-up bars coming to town. Comet & Blitzen, Edinburgh Nothing much more likely to get you in the...
pop-up bars / Cocktails / christmas