Mumbai, February, 2016
Mumbaikars and cocktail lovers rejoice! Mumbai is all set for a week-long celebration over cocktails at the Mumbai Cocktail Week (MCW). Scheduled between 2ndand 9th April 2016, the festival touches over 50+ Bars serving signature cocktails and features pub-crawls, master-classes joined by celebrity bartenders, guest bartender shifts and all that’s new and exciting in the world of cocktails.
The week brings along an opportunity to mingle with the international celebrity mixologists including Milton Alatorre from Shanghai,Logan Demmy from Singapore, Pamela Wiznitzer and Hemant Pathak from New York, Hannah Van Ongevalle from Belgium among others, and try their exotic and exclusive concoctions. Well-known Indian celebrity bartenders including ZacAbott, Evgenya Prazdnik, Pankaj Kambleand Ami Shroff will also be joining in to spread their cocktail magic.
Master classes specific to alcohol types such as on Gin, Cocktail, Tequila, Wine & Champagne, Single Malt and Whiskey, Food Pairings with Cocktails, and Even Global Pop up Bar are an added flavor at Mumbai Cocktail Week. Also the MCW Pub Crawl is slated to be an energizing exploration of Mumbai’s night life with vibrant fellow pub-trotters like never before.
Mumbai Cocktail Week is sure to surpass the buzz and appeal of the Delhi Cocktail Week held in 2015. DCW featured 118+ top bars showcasing their signature preparations, 2 Exclusive Curated 4 course meal Food Pairing Sessions with Glenfiddich, 7 Master Classes by Global Mixologists and Industry Experts to Consumers and Budding bartenders, 5 Major Tinder Pub Crawl with over 120+ pub hoppers, 6 guest bartending Shift across best bars in Delhi NCR, 1 unique ‘DCW The Most Innovative Bartender Cocktail Competition’, Global Pop Up Bars with 7 different bars from around the world, live performances and lots more.
MCW participating bars include PDT Mumbai, Havana Club, White Owl, The Bar Terminal, Taj hotels, Intercontinental, Blue Frog to name a few ... Joining in the celebration spirit are partners including Living Local, Times Out, What’s Hot, Mumbai Nightlife and Many Others.Archit Singhal, Founder of the much-awaited cocktail celebration, shared, “Mumbai is known the world over as a city that never sleeps. With Mumbai Cocktail Week, it’s a perfect chance for Mumbaikars to raise up their cocktail glasses, explore the city across 8 days (and nights) and say in unison– Cheers! Our first ever Delhi Cocktail Week became a sensation last year, and this time, we are all set to raise the bar and bring to Mumbaikars, a choicest cocktail of experiences.”