Article: Christopher George
Martinis will never go out of fashion. And they come in many different guises. So check our tried and tested guide to both the traditional and more experimental places, to sample the gin based concoctions. It was hard but someone had to do it! Dirty, Porn Star, Classic, Espresso, Twisted – the choice is yours.
Thank us in the morning. Or maybe after lunch!
THE ARTESIAN BAR, PORTLAND PLACE Hotel bars don’t get more impressive than The Artesian at The Langham. Set in the stunning setting of this internationally acclaimed hotel, you know you are going to be presented with a superior cocktail list, and that is why it’s won ‘The World’s Best Bar’ for four consecutive years from Drinks International Magazine.
The martinis here are designed to your personal preference. Using Tanqueray No. Ten, along with one of five different handmade vermouths- including green tea, or more traditional rhubarb and elderflower. Mixed to your desire and served in silver goblets no less, the drinks are served cool, and you are left looking ultra cool!
Find it: The Langham Hotel, Portland Place, W1B 1JA