Inspired by the lively neighbourhood’s characteristic New York soul food and Southern comforts, The Regent Singapore’s Manhattan Bar has refreshed its menu with five classic craft cocktails with a fresh twist. Here’s what to expect.
Contains: Bowmore 12Y Whisky, St. George Raspberry Liqueur, Hibiscus Syrup, Lime Juice, Cucumber, Mint Leaves and Ginger Beer
Inspired by: Harlem’s local hangouts and the many beauty salons and barbershops that lined the streets.
Contains: Alipus Baltazar Mezcal, Koko Kanu Rum, Luxardo Espresso Liqueur, Pineapple, Lime, House-made Grenadine, Egg White and Peach Bitters
Inspired by: the Lenox Lounge (1939), where many jazz icons, including Billie Holiday, Miles Davis and John Coltrane took stage.
Contains: House-made Barrel Aged Applejack, St. Germain and Luxardo Sangue Morlacco
Inspired by: Ethiopian-born and Swedish-raised chef and restaurateur Marcus Samuelsson’s Red Rooster restaurant in Harlem, which is known for the revival of native American cuisine and the diverse culinary traditions of the neighbourhood.
Contains: Ferrand Cognac, Fresh Lemon, Ferrand Dry Curaçao, Simple Syrup and Knickbocker Beer Foam
Inspired by: legendary exhibition basketball team Harlem Globetrotters.
Gin & Juice
Contains: Tanqueray No. Ten Gin, Pink Grapefruit Juice, Maraschino, Simple Syrup, Sea Salt, Egg White and Champagne
Inspired by: Rapper Snoop Dogg’s Gin and Juice single in his debut album Doggystyle.