Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Meet: Beckaly Franks

Cool, captivating and coursing with creativity, Beckaly Franks puts the ‘art’ in bartender. She describes her bar, The Pontiac, as, “Coyote Ugly meets the cocktail”.   Drinks World sat down with Franks recently to...

Boss Ladies Bring Their A-Game

A new guest bartending series is about kick off in Hong Kong featuring leading ladies in the F&B industry. Happy Paradise "Alpha Femme" will take place on the third Thursday of each month that...

Catchfly: Singapore’s Newest Bar to Blossom

Like the flower from which its name derives, Catchfly blooms and flourishes out of Singapore’s darkness. Sustained by the stream of patrons that flow through the Chinatown district, the American-style cocktail bar is sure to...

Cocktail Masters Vijay Mudaliar and Gagan Gurung to Host Joint Masterclass at Fang Fang

Pioneers of the Asian cocktail scene, Vijay Mudaliar and Gagan Gurung, are joining forces this month to host a cocktail masterclass at the newly opened Fang Fang restaurant and bar. Gurung, as Fang Fang’s bar...

Take a Look Inside Employees Only, Hong Kong’s Newest Speakeasy

Employees Only, the award-winning cocktail bar brand has now opened a fourth venue in Hong Kong’s Lan Kwai Fong district. The speakeasy style bar is being launched hot off the Singapore venue’s inclusion on...

Dan Murphy’s National Fine Wine Manager Peter Nixon to Judge Asia International Wine Competition

Sponsored Peter Nixon was born in London to parents of Australasian heritage. He attended secondary school in England and later became entranced by the London wine trade. Family holidays to the great wine regions of...

Fang Fang Offers Hong Kong Asian Fusion at its Finest

Hong Kong has a new contemporary Asian restaurant and bar to intrigue and ignite the senses. Fang Fang, named after a enigmatic Chinese opera singer, celebrates modern Asian food, drink and architecture through its...

Master Mixologist Ueno-san is Back at Bar De Luxe

Hidetsugu Ueno, master cocktail mixer, is returning to Bar De Luxe in Hong Kong. The legend of the bar world will be behind the bar from the 10th – 12th of July, serving up delicious...

Joy Spence, Appleton Estate’s Master Blender, Visits Hong Kong

Drinks World had the pleasure of catching up with Joy Spence in Hong Kong. From chemistry lecturer to master blender, she’s had a very interesting career. Read all about it, as well as what...

HK Bartenders Register Now For The Patrón Perfectionist Competition

In the contest’s third year, the Patrón Perfectionists Cocktail Competition is opening up to entries from the bartenders of Hong Kong. The global competition invites the best bartenders from across the globe to create the...