The Beaufort bar | Inspiring cocktail menu in an illustrated tunnel book

9-2-2017

  • By Invitation Only at The Savoy´s Beaufort BarBy Invitation Only at The Savoy´s Beaufort Bar
  • Gypsy Moth at The Savoy´s Beaufort BarGypsy Moth at The Savoy´s Beaufort Bar
  • Seal of Approval at The Savoy´s Beaufort BarSeal of Approval at The Savoy´s Beaufort Bar
  • The Ceremony at The Savoy´s Beaufort BarThe Ceremony at The Savoy´s Beaufort Bar
  • The Master of Suspense at The Savoy´s Beaufort BarThe Master of Suspense at The Savoy´s Beaufort Bar
  • The Savoy Delivers at The Savoy´s Beaufort BarThe Savoy Delivers at The Savoy´s Beaufort Bar
  • Height of Fashion at The Savoy´s Beaufort BarHeight of Fashion at The Savoy´s Beaufort Bar
  • 10.10.10 at The Savoy's Beaufort bar10.10.10 at The Savoy's Beaufort bar
  • The Missing Shaker at The Savoy´s Beaufort BarThe Missing Shaker at The Savoy´s Beaufort Bar

Known for its theatrical drinks and dramatic décor, The Beaufort Bar at the Savoy in London is launching a new cocktail menu today in the form of a beautifully illustrated tunnel book. Twisting strands from the Savoy’s illustrious history into a fascinating cocktail narrative, the menu takes guests on a tour of the hotel through its legendary tales and extraordinary guests. From secret wartime bars, rooftop tap-dancing and extravagant gondola parties to luminaries such as Alfred Hitchcock, Katherine Hepburn and Tom Jones, the menu will be a celebration of some of The Savoy’s most captivating stories. lees verder

Retro arcade games | Big halls, arcade games, a group of friends and specialty beers

6-2-2017

  • Emporium Chicago WickerparkEmporium Chicago Wickerpark
  • Emporium Chicago WickerparkEmporium Chicago Wickerpark
  • Arcade Hotel consolesArcade Hotel
  • Art District Brewing Co (Credit: Rainbeau Tharp)
  • Arcade HotelArcade Hotel
  • Art District Brewing Co (Credit: Rainbeau Tharp)Art District Brewing Co (Credit: Rainbeau Tharp)
  • Arcade Hotel gamesArcade Hotel
  • Art District Brewing Co (Credit: Rainbeau Tharp)Art District Brewing Co. (Credit: Rainbeau Tharp)

Do you like specialty beers and old-school arcade games? We spot this combination more often. Beer breweries and pubs which not only offer a wide variety of specialty beers but also give you the opportunity to play nostalgic retro arcade games such as: pinball, air-hockey, pool or even get rid of your frustrations by playing the shooting game Mortal Kombat. In Amsterdam we even have a hotel where you can play, The Arcade hotel. lees verder

Trends we spotted | Week 5

3-2-2017

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At Horecatrends we spot a lot of national and international trends on a daily basis. We pick the most interesting ones to write articles about, the smaller trends we use in our column ‘Trends we spotted this week’. This week amongst others about nut milks to create vegan lattes and in Boston you could go to a Big Mac ATM and pay with a tweet.

If you like to read the whole article, click the title. Enjoy reading! lees verder

Cocktail inspiration | From classic British children’s books

31-1-2017

  • Hunny PotHunny Pot
  • Mr Tumnas TippleMr Tumnas Tipple
  • Float Like a PeachFloat Like a Peach
  • Dream JarDream Jar
  • Half a Pint oÔÇÖButtahHalf a Pint oÔÇÖButtah
  • Languid CaterpillarLanguid Caterpillar
  • Lost and FoundLost and Found
  • Rabbits RemedyRabbits Remedy
  • X Marks the SpotX Marks the Spot

The Soho cocktail spot The Blind Pig has created a whole new cocktail menu inspired by children’s stories, this menu is entitled ‘Long and Short Great British Tails’. For example they recreated the Hunny Pot from Winnie the Pooh…

Here in the Netherlands we have the bubbles of Jip and Janneke but we wonder what kind of cocktail will be served if you create a famous Dutch story into a cocktail? Take the story of Hans Brinker from the book The Silver Skates about the boy with his finger in the dyke? Well we hope to inspire those who create cocktails and we think the taste must be a little salty … lees verder

Té Tonic® | Spice up your life

30-1-2017

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  • Te Tonic
  • Te Tonic
  • Te Tonic
  • Te Tonic
  • Te Tonic
  • Te Tonic

Infuse your gin or vodka in order to obtain subtle notes between different aromas and flavours. Allow your guests to create their own Gin and Tonic botanicals or choose their own Té pyramid-shaped silk botanical flavour. lees verder

Trends we spotted | week 4

27-1-2017

  • Trends in het kort

At Horecatrends we spot a lot of national and international trends on a daily basis. We pick the most interesting ones to write articles about, the smaller trends we use in our column ‘Trends we spotted this week’. This week amongst others, swimming without getting wet and the new InPaella concept by Quique Dacosta.

If you like to read the whole article, click the title. Enjoy reading! lees verder

iLost.co | Website for lost & found

27-1-2017

A centralized and standard platform for lost and found gear. In the Netherlands the iLost.co crowdfund was backed with €238.000,= last year and are rapidly expanding their iLost network. lees verder

Smart beer tap | Serves a perfect beer with one single touch and improves efficiency

26-1-2017

Pubinno is a fast-growing technology startup developing Taptronics, world’s first plug&play, smart beer tap that serves a perfect beer. Taptronics combines robotics, data analytics and sensor fusion to increase keg efficiency up to 20%. It can serve any type of beer at the ideal temperature with the optimal amount of foam. lees verder

Band of Bohemia | Culinary beer at a brewpub in Chicago

19-1-2017

  • The brewpubThe brewpub
  • The brewpub - Maitake WheatThe brewpub - Maitake Wheat
  • The brewpub interiorThe brewpub interior

 

Band of Bohemia, a brewpub in Chicago has been awarded with a Michelin star last November. Very special if you consider the fact that beer is the main event at this brewpub. The Band of Bohemia received the Michelin star after being open for just one year. Michelin is awarding stars to more and more surprising food joints. For example in Singapore where street food stalls Hong Kong Soya Sauce Chicken Rice and Noodle and Hill Street Tai Hwa Pork Noodle got a star. More recently we had dinner at The Harwood Arms, the only English pub in London awarded with a Michelin star. Which surprising kind of restaurant, food bar or food truck will be next in line after Chicago, Singapore and London? lees verder

Bierboutique Rotterdam | First beer boutique in the Netherlands

16-1-2017

Especially for those special beer lovers who live in or near Rotterdam, the first beer boutique in the Netherlands will open its doors early February. A joint with the look of a boutique resambling the time of The Great Gatsby. A great place to relax and enjoy a special beer. Naturally, the old familiar lager remains on the beer menu. lees verder

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