Celebrate Guy Fawkes Night with some spectacular cocktails, all honouring Bonfire Night.
After watching the picturesque scenes across the city on 5th November, Sanderson hotel is serving The Gunpowder Plot cocktail at Long Bar to make the most of the occasion. Served from 1st-5th November and priced at £14, the cocktail incorporates Monkey Shoulder whisky with a Briottet banana liqueur base, topped off with a flame to ensure it send sparks flying. The neon colour matches perfectly to the fireworks taking over London’s night skies – the ideal way to celebrate Bonfire Night.
Celebrate Bonfire Night in style with the LIMA Negroni at The Lost Alpaca. Guaranteed to light up your evening the fiery cocktail features Bozal Mezcal, Campari, Cynar and Dolin Sweet Vermouth. Priced at £9.50.
Situated in the Great Northern Hotel at the heart of King’s Cross, the Great Northern Bar is serving a twist on the classic French 75 in celebration of Bonfire Night this year. The Bonfire 75 consists of Hayman’s Old Tom, Cherry Herring, prosecco, lemon juice, sugar, aromatic and cherry bitters and a seasonal orange twist. Priced at £11, the orange colour matches perfectly to the traditional bonfires to celebrate the 5th November in style.
Bowling on Bonfire night? The perfect combination. Escape the chilly weather and dark days at the boutique bowling destination; All Star Lanes and enjoy the perfect Bonfire Night tipple. Bringing the warmth as the nights draw in is the Upside Daiquiri, Havana Club 7yr rum, maple syrup, lemon juice, Angostura bitters. Elegantly served in a pre-smoked glass.
It won’t just be the fireworks you will be oohing and ahhing over on Bonfire night when you taste the Two Smoking Barrels Cocktail at Pollen Street Social. Created with Bruichladdich Whisky, Burnt Lemon, Spiced Tea & Lemon you are guaranteed to get hot under the collar with this warming concoction. RRP £13.50
Hidden speakeasy Blind Spot is serving a couple of limited-edition cocktails to celebrate Bonfire Night this year. Available from 1st-5th November, The Pepperworks, red pepper Bombay sapphire gin, Cointreau, apple juice, lemon juice, vanilla syrup and egg white and the Hot-Spot, maker’s mark whiskey, chai tea syrup, falernum liqueur, spice powder are both priced at £14. They’re sure to be a cosy and comforting tipple to make the most of the autumn season.
Enjoy London’s Bonfire Night Celebrations at City Social
Avoid the cold and visit Jason Atherton’s City Social during London’s Bonfire Night celebrations this year. Located on level 24 of Tower 42 in the heart of London, City Social has stunning views across London providing the opportunity to enjoy the fireworks from a new perspective while dining on Michelin starred food that celebrates the best of British ingredients. After dinner head to Social 24 and enjoy the ‘One More’ cocktail from the delicious cocktail menu which features Absolut Elyx, Blood orange, Vanilla syrup, Citrus, egg yolk, Smoked marshmallow & Champagne. Social 24 brings a touch of modern elegance and glamour to London’s bar scene and offers incredible views of the city’s skyline.