The Quirkiest Drinks At London Cocktail Week 2022

The capital's biggest cocktail event is just around the corner, bringing with it 10 whole days of £7 blends across 300 bars. So, we've decided to sift through the many classy, cool and award-winning joints taking part to find the most unusual signature serves available this October. With everything from PB&J-themed quaffs to pickle-laced treats, feast your eyes on our pick of the quirkiest drinks on offer at London Cocktail Week 2022.


Laki Kane - Breakfast Milk Punch

Tiki hotspot, Laki Kane, knows that brekky is the most important meal of the day, so has dedicated a lip-smacking bevvy to it. Head inside, where you'll be met with pretty tropical interiors to enjoy The Breakfast Milk Punch. This clarified concoction is made up of coconut butter-washed Bacardi Cuatro rum, tangerine marmalade, milk and cornflakes. Top it off? It's served alongside a side of cereal.

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This cocktail is worth waking up for.

Nightjar Carnaby - Grand Fizz

Located in the heart of the West End, Nightjar Carnaby is a legendary jazz hotspot that's known for imaginative drinks and live entertainment in the sultry 1920s-themed space. For London Cocktail Week, it will be whipping up a budget-friendly Grand Fizz made from Grand Marnier Cordon Rouge, palomino sherry, coconut rum and a splash of grapefruit tonic. Yum.

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Speakeasy slurps? Sorted.

Dirty Bones Carnaby - The PB&J

Fancy gulping a PB&J with peanut butter fat-washed bourbon, raspberry jam syrup and cherry bitters? We thought as much.  Now you can at comfort food hotspot, Dirty Bones Carnaby. That's not all, as its other locations also have signature bevvies up for grabs, including Shoreditch's nostalgic Cabbage Patch Kid blend and a coffee-infused Sidewalk in Soho.

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Check out Dirty Bones' boozy specials across the London Cocktail Week dates.

The Stables Bar at The Milestone Hotel - Roses & Leather

Treat yourself to something a little sultry at Kensington's finest The Stables Bar at The Milestone Hotel. Expect this charming venue to shake up a storm with the luscious Roses & Leather serve which will be showing off contrasting flavours. This will be blended with homemade flower and leather cordial, egg white, alongside fruity aromas from the cardamom-infused Broken Clock vodka. 

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Floral finesse. 

The Natural Philosopher - Peach Tartin

For those autumnal vibes, venture to Bethnal Green’s Natural Philosopher. Located in a functional Mac repair shop, this hidden gem has a plethora of cosy corners to settle down for drinks. Over the course of the week, there's a refreshing Peach Tartin to enjoy. Made from G'Vine gin, summer fruits liqueur, peach 'n' oat cordial and a crumble to add a little texture, this is set to impress.

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Make London Cocktail Week one to remember at The Natural Philosopher. 

Sweeties - Sex-Positive Pairings

Celebrating queer culture and the history of poppers, Bompas & Parr are teaming up with late-night party spot Sweeties, to bring premium cocktails inspired by multi-sensory experiences. So, what to expect? Across the entire week, there will be a micro-exhibition which explores erotica, panel discussions and plenty of bespoke quaffs made using artisanal products. 

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Feeling cheeky? We'll cheers to that.

TT Liquor - In A Pickle

Not only is TT Liquor a pretty face with a swoon-worthy rooftop terrace, but it's also whipping up sour serves for 2022. Try the In A Pickle flaunting Tanqueray No.10 London Dry gin, Belsazar white vermouth and a good ol' glug of cornichon brine. Looking for alcohol-free blends? Opt for a Punching Above made from Seedlip Spice 94, condensed milk, nut butter and cinnamon syrup.

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Enjoy non-alcoholic bevvies at this gorgeous bar.

Lost Boys Pizza - Rocky Horror-Themed Cocktails

Fang-tastic vampire-inspired venue, Lost Boys Pizza, is going all out with two quirky concoctions to enjoy in the edgy space. Whether you fancy gulping a rum-infused Only Noodles Michael served in a cup with gummy worms or a Dr Frankenfurters Pearl Necklace made up of passionfruit boba pearls and prosecco, this quirky venue is sure to add a little flavour to your week.

Lost Boys Pizza London Cocktail Week | DesignMyNight

When it comes to London Cocktail Week events, you can rely on Lost Boys Pizza for out-of-the-box serves.

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