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Blog posts for tag: Speakeasy

We learn from the Masters of (Nikka All) Malt at Rev JW Simpson’s Spirited Sermon

14 Dec 2015
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We take our seats in the cosy, candle-lit bar and peruse the bespoke menu for this evening that the diligent bar team has fashioned around the spirit de jour, Nikka. Stefanie Holt, the Brand Ambassador who’s running the evening ushers groups to a tall table to talk through the history of Nikka...

Rev JW Simpson Goes Back To The Future With Pierre Ferrand 1840-style Cognac

23 Apr 2015
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Our Luxury Travel Blog heads down to another Rev JW Simpson’s Spirited Sermon to find out the story behind the story of the world’s favourite digestif. The chic bar is already busy with discerning punters that are thirsty for the Rev’s trademark twist-on-classic cocktails as well as the knowledge that they imbibe when they attend...

It’s The End Of The World as Rev JW Simpson Knows It: Mayan Liqueur Spirited Sermon

13 Apr 2015
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Our Luxury Travel Blog pays another visit to London speakeasy Rev J.W. Simpson for a spirited sermon on an array of Mexican Mayan spirits that the bar team have matched with an array of freshly foraged ingredients to create five cocktails that display the flavours in their finest setting...

All Hail Rev JW Simpson’s New Cocktail Menu

3 Apr 2015
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Our Luxury Travel Blog heads back to Reverend JW Simpson, a fun basement speakeasy in London’s Goodge Street, to check out their new cocktail menu. We work our way through the recommended highlights on the menu, including a particularly notable Spring Cup, a delightful muddle of bourbon, peach, mint, elderflower and strawberries...

Reverend JW Simpson’s & Pickering’s Gin Spirited Sermon: Holi Cow, That Was Fun!

5 Mar 2015
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Our Luxury Travel Blog discovers a great speakeasy in London’s Goodge Street and as basement speakeasies go, Rev JW has the market cornered in vintage cool; from the peeling wallpaper and kitsch lounge furniture to the dim lighting and bartenders’ beards, a lot of work has gone into making this place look so effortlessly chic...