Country Tails

March 14, 2013

BYOC has taken London by storm and has been revolution in the bar industry. Photos show the small space with Dan the bartender preparing a Chase martini.

Taken from Places are often described as hidden gems, and this gem is about as hidden as they come. In the best tradition of gangster flicks, B.Y.O.C is accessed through the back of a more obvious storefront, in this case the Bedfordbury Street Juice Club. But what is this clandestine operation all about? Well, B.Y.O.C stands for Bring Your Own Cocktail, but that doesn’t mean you need a pre-mixed Singapore Sling to get in – just a base spirit to give the barman something to work with. The cocktail club at the bottom of some secret stairs doesn’t sell any booze of its own, but it does have all the other ingredients you’d need to make a top-notch cocktail, wheeled around on a vintage Italian trolley by the mixologist.

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