t’s always Gin O’Clock at Gin Lane in Chippendale’s Kensington Street precinct! Set in an 18th Century Town House, Gin Lane brings a slice of 1750’s London to Sydney and is home to our city’s most diverse selection of bespoke gin. Serving 75 varieties of hand selected gin in cocktails, straight up or mixed with your favourite tonic, Gin Lane has a Gin to excite every taste bud.
Award-winning mixologist Grant Collins has brought his international love of gin to Sydney. Yippy! With over 25 exciting cocktails on the menu from sweet to sour to floral and everything in between including larger cocktails to share it is definitely a tricky task deciding what to order.
Sydney Social 101 recently popped in to Gin Lane to try out some of their brand new signature cocktails. Here is what we tried!
- Treasure Chest: This isn’t just a cocktail, it’s a show too! Bursting to life with sparklers, this cocktail chest is perfect for groups (or ambitious solo drinkers). Served inside a smoking treasure chest, this delicious cocktails combines dark rum, barrel aged bitters, Benedictine-cold pressed pineapple, lime soda & fresh fruit. It is oh so fabulous and fun!
- Breaking Bad: If you are a Breaking Bad fan like me you must try this cocktail! Inspired by the cult series, this cheeky creation comes served in a science beaker with a champagne injection & smoked sea salt baggie, and combines smoked tequila, blue orgeat, absinthe-green chartreuse. Delicious, strong and interactive!
- Game of Thrones Wildfire: Are you having GOT withdrawals like me? The epic series may have ended, but this gin-pressed spiced pineapple creation continues the magic and mystery of the series. Finished with a distinct smoke, the cocktail is served in a glowing green GOT inspired skull goblet. This cocktail will definitely help you shake the post GOT blues!
- Smokers Delight:From oils to essences: hemp is the world’s fastest growing wellness trend, now it can be consumed in cocktail form. UnitingHemp Gin Mezcal, toasted hemp seed, smoked agave syrup and cold Pressed Lime-Aqua, the delicate cocktail is topped with an edible hemp sticker. Super tasty and good for you? I’ll take too!
For more info and to book head to: www.ginlanesydney.com.au