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A glossary of goodness. The sun is setting behind the Chaopraya river, which for a few brief tropical sunset minutes, runs the colour of pink Champagne

It is cocktail o’clock.
Inspired by luscious décor of Pink Bar, all the cocktails on the Pink Bar list are concocted from unique, premium ingredients with well balanced flavours. Classic cocktails with a delightful twist to compliment Champagne.

But do you know what all these exotic premium products really are?
No need to blush!

Glossary of magical ingredients

Chivas Regal 18 Year Old is a rich blend of 20 single malt Scotch whiskies created by Master Blender Colin Scott.
Choya Umeshu. Umeshu is a traditional Japanese liqueur made from ume (plum) fruit from Osaka, Japan. Its taste is sweet and tart with hints of almond.
Cynar (pronounced CHEE-nar) is an amaro (bitter), a group of liqueurs famous for their digestive (digestivo), medicinal and low alcohol qualities. An Italian after-dinner drink made by steeping 13 herbs in a spirit made from artichokes… good for the liver!
Drambuie the iconic golden Scotch whisky liqueur with a secret blend of heather honey, herbs and spices.
Fernet-Branca is another type of amaro or bitter herbal liqueur created by Bernardino Branca in Italy. Still made from 27 herbs according to the original secret recipe.
Mancino Rosso Amaranto is made from a base of Trebbiano wine and sugar beet spirit, infused with 38 different botanicals, a full-flavoured sweet vermouth.
Mancino Sakura is a limited edition Sakura Vermouth celebrating the glorious cherry blossom. A Trebbiano wine base with cherry blossoms and a lovely pink tint.
Mancino Vermouth Chinato was created by renowned Italian bartender Giancarlo Mancino. He combined Secco (dry), Rosso (red) and Blanco (white) vermouth with a splash of red wine and quinine bark to create an herby, complex vermouth perfect for cocktails.
Pimento Dram is the finest Jamaican rum infused with allspice (flavours of cinnamon, nutmeg and clove all at once).
Tio Pepe Dry Sherry the famous sherry from Andalusia, Spain.
Vermouth is wine with a hit of brandy, infused with herbs spices and sugar. There are two main kinds: Red (sweet) vermouth, from Italy, and white (dry) vermouth, from France.

why me?
~ tio pepe dry sherry, mancino rosso, chinato mancino,
orange bitters, Champagne emulsion, gold paper ~
rusty nail no.2
~ Chivas Regal 18, drambuie liqueur, pimento dram, star
anise, Calvados perfume ~
hanky panky
~ mancino rosso, plymouth gin, fernet branca, orange
bitters, chocolate ~
it's all about...
~ city of London sloe gin, cynar, mancino dry vermouth,
orange bitters, tonka bean, rice paper ~
sakura garden
~ choya umeshu, tio pepe dry sherry, mancino sakura,
mangosteen, raspberry, homemade rose paper ~
i'm pink
~ city of London sloe gin, apricot brandy, yuzu juice ~
non alcoholic
top me up
~ cranberry juice, lychee syrup, yuzu juice, fentimans
pink grapefruit tonic ~
pink daisy
~ aloe vera juice, coconut syrup, yuzu juice, fentimans
pink lemonade ~

Think pink at the world’s first – and only – vertical destination