Industry Icon, Simon Difford on Trends, Mistakes And The Simple Things

A respected authority in the industry, creator of Difford’s Guide for Discerning Drinkers, Simon Difford was recently in Australia as part of the Disaronno Mixing Star Program. Lukas Raschilla from Drinks World was lucky...

The Bar Awards Hong Kong 2016 Winners to be Announced Sunday

Drinks World would like to wish the finalist bar and bartenders for The Bar Awards Hong Kong 2016 the best of luck! Winners will be announced at The Bar Awards Hong Kong 2016 party,...

Diageo and Constellation Executives Launch Rum Brand

What do ex-industry executives do in their spare time? Get together with a bartending legend to create their own rum brand of course. Nusa Caña Tropical Island rum is the brainchild of three former Diageo...

Meet: Joseph Boroski

New Yorker Joseph Boroski is one of Asia’s most acclaimed bartenders and consultants in addition to operating a bartending school in Bangkok. Drinks World caught up with Joseph to talk about his latest venture,...

Ex-Rockpool Chef Launches Sydney’s Bouche on Bridge

English-born Executive Chef Harry Stockdale-Powell (ex-Rockpool 1989, Marque) along with business partner Emma Darrouzet has opened Bouche on Bridge and basement bar The Cellar in the heart of Sydney’s CBD. Opening on September 20, Bouche...

James Barker All Set for World Class in Miami

Drinks World was lucky enough to catch up with Hong Kong bartender James Barker, who won the Hong Kong regional final and is headed to Miami this week to compete in the Diageo World...

Australian Hotels Association National Awards Winners Announced

Tonight the winners of the 2016 Australian Hotels Association (AHA) National Awards for Excellence were announced. The Gold Coast hosted the AHA Awards for Excellence with over 460 people in attendance. Held at the...

Neon Graveyard Turned Charity Provider

The decrepit, brightly lit, culturally bereft, strip club filled, Las Vegas-esque strip that is Sydney’s Kings Cross suburb recently saw it’s iconic piece of luminous history auctioned.   Over the years the neon Coca-Cola sign...

Kino Soh Opens Highball in Singapore

A welcome addition to Singapore’s bar scene, Highball is a cosy venue situated near the beautiful heritage houses at Spottiswoode Park. Just minutes from Singapore’s bustling CBD, the venue sits amongst funky cafes, restaurants,...

The Flagship Receives a Facelift

Owned and operated by the Jigger & Pony Group, The Flagship Singapore has undergone a week of intensive renovations. Co-founder Indra Kantono says the reason behind doing so is to make the bar more approachable...