Easter for cocktail lovers

ByThe Cocktail Lovers

SHARE

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on whatsapp
Monkey Shoulder rhubarb and rose julep

With the restrictions of Lent, we’re figuring sweeties and booze are figuring pretty highly on your must-do list this weekend.  In which case may we tempt you with ‘The Thinking Drinkers Guide to Alcohol’ and the Monkey Shoulder Chocolate Trail? One has liquor and laughs, the other cocktails and chocolate – and both are so good, you might just be forgiven for giving in to temptation a few days ahead of Easter…

If you’re smart; you’ll combine both. Start by dropping into the fabulous indoor wilderness created by the Monkey Shoulder team. Park any too cool for school attitudes at the door and resolve to tap into your fun side as you search for Easter eggs amongst the designer foliage. It’s worth it – if you find one, you can swap it for a bespoke whisky cocktail and handmade choccy to complement your drink; if  not, don’t fret, you can always buy one of the cocktails at the bar.

Then it’s a hop, skip and a jump over to the Soho Theatre for The Thinking Drinkers Guide to Alcohol. Prepare to exercise your chuckle muscles as Tom Sandham and Ben McFarland give a spirited talk about the history of alcohol. There are drinks too; six of them in fact, including gin, vodka, rum and absinthe – just to set the mood. Thursday’s show has already sold out, so do yourself a favour and book up for Friday or Saturday pdq.

Monkey Shoulder Chocolate Trail (6-9 April, 12pm-7pm, admission free)
63 Broadwick Street, W1F 9QL. For more details, check the Monkey Shoulder Chocolate Trail Facebook page.  

The Thinking Drinkers Guide to Alcohol (5-7 April, 7.45pm;  tickets £15 (£12.50 concessions)
Soho Downstairs, Soho Theatre, 21 Dean Street, W1D 3NE. T: 020 7478 0100. 7.45pm. sohotheatre.com

The Cocktail Lovers

The Cocktail Lovers

The Cocktail Lovers are Mr G and Ms S, a man and a woman who share a passion for cocktails. (We also happen to be married, so we’re cocktail lovers in more ways than one…)

SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER

Be the first to hear the latest news, get sneaky peeks inside upcoming issues of The Cocktail Lovers magazine, receive special offers and lots more. (And we promise we won’t share your details with anyone else).

To get the latest copy of our gorgeous print magazine just click on the cover!

2 Responses

  1. I am most definitely planning to head down to the Monkey Shoulder easter egg hunt, hopefully tomorrow. Chocolate, cocktails and silly fun are a fantastic combination. Great idea!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

THE MAGAZINE

The Cocktail Lovers magazine is packed with features, fashion, food, travel, interviews, news, recipes – all written from a cocktail lover’s perspective. Published four times a year, take your pick from the luxurious print edition or get your fix in the page-turning digital format – either way, it couldn’t be easier to start a subscription or order back issues. And why keep all the cocktail goodness to yourself? Share the love by setting up a gift subscription. We ship pretty much everywhere in the world, so we’ve got you covered. Start your subscription today!

The_Cocktail_Lovers_Magazine_Issue_35_Cover
The_Cocktail_Lovers_Magazine_Issue_35_Cover

JOIN us!

Join us at The Cocktail Lovers and be the first to hear the latest news, get our new magazine and receive specials offers. (And we don’t share your details with anyone else.)