The Aperitivo tradition, deeply rooted in Italian culture, was born as a socializing experience, in which cultural exchange and entertainment were encouraged by sharing some drinks accompanied by delicious food. This Italian ritual is the real protagonist of London Cocktail Week 2017.
Italspirits is pleased to invite you to try some of the most unique and distinctive cocktails creations of this year’s LCW.
The House of Peroni will transport guests to the bustling streets of Italy where they will be given the chance to reimagine citrus and explore previously undiscovered flavour combinations. ‘Bar Citrus’ and a secret bar, deep amongst the myriad of alleyways, will give guests a chance to try some unique cocktails, created by award-winning mixologist Simone Caporale alongside talented mixologists from Swift, Chiltern Fire House and Edition Hotel, such as :
Roberta Mariani and Davide Zanardo at Martini Caffè Torino
will promote classic Italian cocktails with the signature of Torino, the birthplace of the modern aperitivo.
The pop-up will offer guests the experience of a vibrant, authentic artisanal vermouteria, which will showcase the Martini Riserva Speciale range, alongside cicchetti and nibbles design by Davide DeGiovanni, Executive Chef at Union St Cafe by Gordon Ramsey
For the first time at Madison’s
Rooftop Bar, Dante NYC
will recreate the unique vibe of the award-winning bar in London. During the Aperitivo Hour, awarded mixologist Naren Young will serve to the British aficionados his incredible and innovative perfect serves, between which we can’t help but mention the Garibaldi, the Italiano Sour and the Bergamot Negroni.Celebrating la dolce vita, on the 5th of October, the pop up will lead into the World’s 50 Best Bars
awards, of which Dante is currently listed as number 34. The expert bars team from Dante NY and Madison will be welcoming guests on the famed rooftop terrace, with
spectacular views across London skyline.