Birmingham Cocktail Weekend
14th – 16th July 2017
14 – 16 July 2017
Mission Eurovision Take Over II
Sitting in the lounge at AC Hotels in The Mailbox after a long day in the office, we’re feeling goooooooood. The lights are dimmed, the music is playing, we’ve borrowed a book…
Mission Eurovision Take Over
For the second year, we’ve handed the reigns of our blog over to
to review a couple of the venues taking part in BCW2017. Here goes…
The New Old Fashioned
At the start of a new year minds always turn to change. Whether its those resolutions you’ve been struggling to keep or goals set for the year ahead, reinvention is the theme of the season…
The quintessentially British spirit that has taken the back shelve over recent decades is currently under transformation, becoming an international front-runner in modern city scenes…
This is the Night!
One of the best things about a Eurovision party, except for the delicious cocktails of course, is the fun you can have playing Eurovision games. Whilst traditionally they do involve drinking…
Cup of Joe
Since Katrina and the Waves took the UK to victory in the Eurovision Song Contest in 1997, our entries, with the exception of Scooch of course, have been…
Mission Eurovision Calling
BCW are super excited to welcome Mission Eurovision to our blog to celebrate the run up to the Eurovision Song Contest this weekend!…
To celebrate the launch of Independent Birmingham’s brand new card design, the Birmingham Cocktail Weekend team has picked out our favourite tipples…
Insta Perfect Pics
Cocktails are made for sharing – in all senses of the word. The Birmingham Cocktail Weekend team can relate to the horrific realisation that the truly…
Let loose this Lent!
Ditched the booze for lent? Cocktail cravings setting in? Fear not, the #BCW team has picked out some of the cities most indulgent cocktails to satisfy that lust for liquor…
What does your cocktail choice say?
Whether it’s a simple classic or something with a little more spice, we have been chatting to variety of the industry’s experts to find out the truth…
Momma Gin at Malmaison
Gin seems to be the spirit-of-the-moment for many so when we popped in to see our friends at Malmaison Birmingham, one of this year’s BCW venues, we thought it was a great opportunity to try what’s on offer.
Let's Make It 23!
This week we revealed the final 3 venues joining the already 20 strong list of places serving up £4 signature cocktails for you during Cocktail Weekend 2015!
5 whisky samples and 45 minutes with an expert. Find out more about the Whisky Masterclasses!
Mojito Mini Cheesecakes for March
Keep everyone sweet this month. Helen tells us how to make cheesecake more interesting….
Baby it's cold outside
Hating on 2015 already – Fear not! Charlotte walks us through her top cocktails to beat the winter blues.
Cheating dry january….because it doesn’t count if you bake a cocktail CAKE does it?
And our blogging adventure begins..
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