LONDON POP-UP BAR INSPIRING MINDFUL LIVING AT THE REFINERY, REGENTS PLACE
30 October – 24 November 2018
This November, Ketel One and Drake & Morgan has teamed up with leading eco-friendly specialists KeepCup and renowned wild food expert James Wood, to launch a month long residency at bar and restaurant, The Refinery Regent’s Place, to inspire mindful living. The Ketel One: Cocktails with Care Collective will feature great tasting cocktails made from ingredients destined for landfill and feature master classes on how to used leftover items to make stand out cocktails at home.
According to the Environmental Audit Committee, we use 2.5 billion disposable coffee cups every year. To encourage the reduction of single use cups, Ketel One Vodka has collaborated with KeepCup, and is offering a free* Espresso Martini when purchasing a KeepCup at a reduced cost of £10 from The Refinery Regents Place and Refinery Spinningfields in Manchester for a limited time only.
Expert mixologist and Ketel One brand ambassador Kate Jackson, has worked closely with the bar team and chefs at The Refinery Regent’s Place to identify leftover ingredients from the kitchen to curate a menu featuring cocktails made with care. The drinks will feature the use of ‘wonky’ fruit & vegetables, citrus waste and syrups crafted using spent coffee and Champagne that’s lost its fizz destined to be poured down the sink, all the recipes have been skilfully crafted to elevate the taste of each drink.
The pop-up aims to inspire mindful living through interactive experiences. Friends will be able to come together and take a moment to enjoy a cocktail on an immersive swing adorned in living plants for the perfect picture moment, as well as discover chambers featuring thought-provoking environmental facts and sustainability tips.
The Ketel One: Cocktails with Care Collective will host a series of master classes giving practical advice to recreate sustainable cocktails that will impress guests at home. Bookings can be made directly with staff onsite or via The Refinery Regents Place website https://www.drakeandmorgan.co.uk/the-refinery-regents-place/
· ULTIMATE BLOODY MARYS – Saturday 10th November 2018 @ 11-12am – World of Zing founder, Pritesh Mody, and Ketel One Brand Ambassador, Kate Jackson, will host a Bloody Mary master class, highlighting how to use ingredients that would normally go to waste to create the ultimate Bloody Mary.
· URBAN FORAGING & MIXOLOGY- Tuesday 20th November 2018 7-8pm – The UK’s leading foraging expert and wild food specialist James Wood and Ketel One Brand Ambassador, Kate Jackson, will teach guests how to identify and use ingredients from an urban green space within cocktail making, to elevate the taste of your cocktails for your next social drinks occasion.
Ketel One: Cocktails with Care Collective takes inspiration from the craftsmanship of Ketel One Vodka with ten generations of Nolet family distilling expertise. The Ketel One distillery is mainly powered by clean energy via a traditional style windmill, and stores the heat from the distilling process to heat the building.
The Ketel One Cocktails with Care Collective menu will be available nationwide across selected Drake & Morgan bars.
*Limited stock only. Drinkers must be aged over 18 and must have proof of ID. A complimentary Espresso Martini cocktail will be given for each KeepCup purchased at The Refinery Regents Place and Refinery Spinningfields in Manchester.