World Gin Day 2019: The Best Places to Celebrate in LondonBy Mayola Fernandes
Looking for great places to celebrate World Gin Day in London? We’ve got it down. World Gin Day is this Saturday 8th June. Ahead of time, we’ve put together a selection of the best bars across London to celebrate. As this years celebration of all things gin falls on a Saturday, you’ve got the whole of Sunday to recover. Keep scrolling to see where you can enjoy the juniper-liquor in all its forms. After all, what’s better than unwinding with an ice-cold G&T on a warm summers day?
Tucked away upstairs at Simpson’s in the Strand, the Knight’s Bar is a haven for gin-lovers. Guests can perch at the chequerboard bar or nestle into sofas and select from the ‘Boozy Bill of Fare’ which features over forty artisanal gins. With cocktails on offer featuring gins created exclusively for Simpson’s in the Strand, Knight’s Bar is the perfect place to celebrate World Gin Day with your fellow gin connoisseurs. Options include the D1 (Apricot, Smoke, Franklin & Sons tonic) and Burleigh’s (Rose, Grapefruit and 1724 tonic).
If you’re in search of a modern-day gin palace where you can snapshot some Insta-worthy cocktails, Graphic Bar is your spot. If you’re looking for great best places to celebrate World Gin Day in London, they’re located in the middle of Soho’s Golden Square, and have teamed up with Plymouth Gin to create a citrus flavoured Floral Fizz cocktail made up with fresh lime juice, sweetened elderflower cordial and topped off with soda to create a refreshing summer spritz. The drink will be available to enjoy on the day for £6 (with a DrinkUp London digital pass).
If perfume and cocktail making masterclasses sound like your thing, we’ve got you sorted. Lincoln Plaza, in Canary Wharf, will be hosts to introducing a new Scottish gin called Theodore. In celebration of World Gin Day, the Theodore team will be able to assist you make the perfect gin. The gin was carefully curated with guidance from olfactory expert and perfume designer, Barnabé Fillion. Head over there this Saturday from 16:00 – 17:30 you’ll be able to try a selection of perfume-inspired cocktails.
One of the best places to celebrate World Gin Day in London; relax and unwind in style at this luxury boutique hotel to celebrate World Gin Day in style. Located in Tooley Street, south of the Thames, The Lalit is the perfect place to try out some new and unique gin cocktails made with a fiery Indian twist. They’ve got two beautiful bars and an intricate mother of pearl ceiling. What better place to as you sip on some gin than this opulent setting?
Fancy a bottomless gin brunch to celebrate World Gin Day? All star lanes will be hosting a limited-edition Bottomless Gin Brunch across their sites exclusively this weekend to celebrate. You’ll have two hours of bottomless Strawberry Gin Fizz to compliment the classic brunch menu which consists of, buttermilk pancakes, short rib hash, with various sides. Head over before 4pm where Brunch will be served until 4pm across the weekend.