Watering Holes with Charmaine

Not too long ago, a friend and I were stumbling across Singapore city hitting up all the best bars and downing libations like they were going out of style. At the very end of this long excursion, we predictably found ourselves perched at the bar at 28HKS. Long time heavyweight 28HKS needs no introduction if…

Watering Holes with Pankaj Balachandran

There are legendary bars that everybody talks about. The ones who get featured in every list and win awards. The ones we all know and love for the top-notch drinks they consistently bring to the table. But what about the unsung heroes? The hole in the wall places? The bars which know our deepest darkest…

The Other Room

The only place you need to be if you’re looking for the third dimension to drinking.

1880 SINGAPORE – Cocktails, Coalition, and More

Stuffy cigar rooms. Formidable mahogany doors. Chesterfield sofas. Suited men drinking whisky and laughing loudly. Barely any women in sight. Typical descriptions of every members’ club, right? Wrong.

Cenosillicaphobia: Fear of an Empty Glass

“Wisdom is knowing when you have enough”, said Marty Rubin. We ask, what is ‘enough’?  But for the young Shane Batchler, this question could be excruciatingly difficult to answer.

Dream a Little Dram with Whisky Me

If you are anything like us, you know what it feels like to want to try every possible whisky that shows promise. Sometimes however, this obsession isn’t the most practical, because honestly, how many of us can really get a bottle of each fine dram when there are so many?

A Japanese Affair in the Heart of London

There are few things as precious as a rare Japanese whisky. Laced with the exoticism of the far east and aged to perfection, some Japanese whiskies are a gem worth saving for posterity…or your next visit to the bar.