The Cocktail Lovers Magazine Issue 48



A limited-release rum, premium sake and a hot new London bar– latest podcast!

ByThe Cocktail Lovers


With special guest Holly Graham…

We’re on an international journey in this episode. First, we head to warming climes for the new, limited-edition Equiano Ominira – a special blend of rums from the Caribbean and Africa. Then from one of Japan’s coldest regions, we’re tasting the delicious Toku Saké.

As for our book, we’re opening up 101 Cocktails to try before you die from Belgium born, Madrid based, Francois Monti

Listen to our new episode on your favourite podcast channel or direct right here…

Back in London’s Soho we drop into the brand new incarnation of Three Sheets, from Max and Noel Venning and finally, we return to Japan, this time to Tokyo, as we catch up with our guest – the fabulous Holly Graham who tells us about her new bar, Tokyo Confidential.

In this episode…

We’re mixing…

Dirty Martini

60ml vodka
10ml dry vermouth
10ml olive brine
1 or 3 pitted olives to garnish

Stir liquid ingredients over ice. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with 1-3 pitted olives pierced on to a cocktail stick.

Talking with Holly Graham

Welcome to our special guest, Holly Graham, Tokyo Confidential

Opening up…


Equiano Ominira available from The Equiano Rum Company


Toku Saké available from

Dropping into…

Mezcal sunset and Dirty Martini at the new Three Sheets, Soho

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The Cocktail Lovers Podcast Seasons 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6

The Cocktail Lovers theme music is by Travis ‘T-Bone’ Watson

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