Interior of speakeasy bar at Clarke Quay, 28 HongKong Street. Photo: Access Comms

Get ready to embark on an international cocktail journey this May with 28 Hongkong Street’s international bartender takeover. From the bustling streets of Shanghai to the vibrant bar scene of Hong Kong, Singapore’s award-winning speakeasy has curated a lineup of renowned international bartenders, each serving their signature drinks that represent the diverse cultures and tastes of Asia.

Global flavours, local venue

On 4 May, get ready for The House Collective takeover, featuring some of the best bartenders from Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu, and Hong Kong. This guest shift promises an unforgettable experience with each bartender showcasing their unique style and flavours. 

From left to right: William Zhang, Gail Lanorias, Harry Zhang and Mathew Hall. Photo: 28 HongKong Street

William Zhang, the Head Bartender of Jing at The Temple House in Chengdu, will serve his refreshing and crisp Go Bananas cocktail, a perfect blend of eucalyptus, white chocolate, banana, citrus, and dill.

Gail Lanoria, the Operations Manager of Salisterra at The Upper House in Hong Kong, will showcase her skills with the dark and complex Korova Milk Teamade, made with homemade curacao, dark rum, coffee, and milk tea. 

Harry Zhang, the Head of Bars at The Opposite House’s Union Bar in Beijing, will showcase his expertise by serving the Apple Pie Martini, a harmonious blend of butter apple vodka, apple vermouth, calvados, and fino sherry. 

Finally, Matthew Hall, the Head of Bars at The Middle House’s Café Gray Deluxe in Shanghai, will present his creamy and savoury Cheese Teh Tarik, a robust blend of bourbon, parmesan, Ceylon tea, suze, hazelnut, pistachio orgeat, and jaggery. 

With a lineup like this, you’ll be spoilt for choice. All guest shifts start at 8pm. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to experience world-class cocktails in one place!

The official relaunch of JERRY

On 9 May, 28 Hong Kong Street is set to host a night of electrifying cocktails and celebration with the JERRY Professors — Priscilla Leong, crowned as the Australian Bartender of the Year 2022, and Global Lead, Marco Nunes. 

Priscilla Leong (Left) and Marco Nunes (Right). Photo: 28 HongKong Street

From 8pm to 12am, watch these industry experts work their magic behind the bar and join in the festivities as they commemorate the relaunch of JERRY— The Modern Bartender’s Companion, an innovative e-learning platform that’s poised to set the industry abuzz. 

Interior of speakeasy bar at Clarke Quay, 28 HongKong Street. Photo: Access Comms
Photo: 28 HongKong Street

Make sure to mark your calendars and clear your schedule for this exciting lineup of events at 28 Hongkong Street this May! From refreshing and crisp concoctions to dark and complex blends, there’s something for every palate. So come, sip, savour, and socialise with the best and brightest of Asian mixology at 28 Hongkong Street!

28 HongKong Street

Location: 28 Hongkong St, Singapore 059667
Tel: +65 8318 0328
Opening hours:
Mon-Wed: 6pm-1am
Thu-Fri: 6pm-2am
Sunday: Closed

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