What’s on this weekend

Shoryu Ramen Cocktails at Home London’s Shoryu Ramen has created a menu of ready-made cocktails, which can be delivered alongside its DIY ramen kits. Cocktails on offer included the Cedroni, a Japanese twist on the classic Negroni; the Tiki Passion, a tropical cocktail with a kick of Japanese rum; and the Yuzu Jasmine Tea, a bright, non-alcoholic iced tea bursting with citrus flavours. The cocktails are priced from £10 (US$13) for two servings and can…

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What’s on this weekend

Halloween at The Ivy To mark the spookiest time of the year, The Ivy Soho Brasserie has created a menu of Halloween-inspired cocktails. Available today (30 October) and tomorrow (31 October), the London venue will serve up drinks including The Secret Potion, which combines Silent Pool Rare Citrus Gin, elderflower cordial, lemon juice, grapefruit bitters and Champagne, and the Midnight Margarita, made with Cazcabel Reposado Tequila, Briottet Crème d’Abricot, lime juice and orange bitters. Alongside…

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The week in pictures

A British team of four rowers has been crowned the winner of this year’s Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge after travelling 3,000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean in 32 days, 12 hour and 35 minutes. Fortitude IV, which was made up of teammates Ollie Palmer, Tom Foley, Hugh Gillum and Max Breet, rowed from La Gomera in the Canary Islands to English Harbour, Antigua, where they crossed the finish line on 13 January. The remaining teams…

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Top cocktails to try before summer ends

The world’s bars are continually concocting new cocktails, making it a tough choice when selecting your next tipple. Here, SB rounds up the latest seasonal serves worth sampling before summer ends north of the Equator. With new, imaginative cocktail menus launching every week it can seem like an impossible task to keep up with all the latest drinks being shaken, thrown and stirred. As high profile venues such as Atlas, Death & Co, Connaught Bar…

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The week in pictures

This week, Bumbu Rum released the second instalment of its online video series The Bumbu Room, which starred rapper Lil Wayne. The latest video in the series sees the hip hop star answer questions about strippers, basketball, Prince and Michael Jackson. Fans were asked to submit questions for the video, which was the latest instalment in a new online series from the rum brand.

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