Scottish barman to promote Spanish liqueur

By

SHARE

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on whatsapp
Joey Medrington

Ms S had never heard of Licor 43 until a chance encounter at Shaker School last year. Looking to break away from the usual base ingredients for sours, she took a chance and tried the contents of its bottle in her recipe. The drink was very agreeable indeed – different enough to be surprising but balanced enough not to be too much of a shocker on the old palate.

Since then she’s been meaning to try out its vanilla-ry goodness at home but in fairness, apart from seeing it once at Gerry’s in Old Compton Street, it’s not something you spot on in your average drinks outlet.

Which is probably the reason why distributors Wray & Nephew decided to hold a competition to find a UK Brand Ambassador to promote the drink. Considering it’s a leading premium liqueur in Spain, not much is known about the 43 ingredients that make up the secret recipe over here. That’s all set to change now that the nationwide search for UK Brand Ambassador is finally over. Joey Medrington from Tigerlily bar in Edinburgh took first prize and as well as a nice cheque for £4,000, he’ll be bigging up the beauty and versatility of Licor 43. Watch this space for recipes.

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!

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Your email address will not be published.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.)