Exquisite “ICE” cocktails
Distil Bar, The Dome’s superior exclusive bar on the 64th floor of Tower Club at lebua, introduces an exquisite selection of “Ice” cocktails this month. “Ice” features a variety of five extraordinary cocktails created by talented mixologist, Ronald Ramirez. The five new exquisite “Ice” cocktails at Distil Bar are the Devil’s Advocaat (house made advocaat and B-52 jelly with vanilla scents over a huge rock0, Sinor (revisited margarita on chili ice cubes with grapefruit, rosemary-agave scents and red wine flavored sea salt), Same Same But Different ( a mellow start to a perfect evening in Bangkok with indigenous pandan flavored ice and coconut water stirred with rum), Rose Fashioned ( a subtle blend of Bourbon, fresh and frozen rose petals designed for ladies who like strong and bold cocktails), and Bouquet (exotic version of the traditional sangria with Brancott Sauvignon Blanc, cognac, pineapple juice, dehydrated fruits and iced berries).
Where: Distil Bar, 64th floor of Tower Club at lebua, Bangrak, Bangkok
Contact: 02-624-9555 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Wine Gone Mad in Manhattan
Back to School with CM2
Manhattan Bar at JW Marriott Bangkok introduces a new simple reason to relax at any day of the week – with its amazing wine selection and comfort food items. Wine lovers will enjoy a wide variety of red and white wines from around the world starting from only Bt99++. Pair them up with a selection of new and exciting menu items that include original Buffalo Wings, Parmesan Black Pepper Fries to the Empire State Burger and much more. Sip into the evening and wind down at Manhattan Bar in a relaxed urban feel from 5:30 p.m. until late.
Where: Manhattan Bar, JW Marriott Bangkok, Sukhumvit Road (BTS: Ploenchit)
Contact: 02-656-7700 ext. 4230
King of Rock 'n' Roll is back @Hard Rock
The “Back to School Blast” on Aug. 17 at Concept CM2 of Novotel Bangkok on Siam Square turns back the clock for party animals who want to relive the innocent years. The Mask, live international band takes to centre the centre stage with the best chart-toppers of the 80s and 90s, while resident DJs mix up the party anthems and beats that got you on the dancefloor years ago. Tickets are 550 Baht net and include two ‘school’ drinks that will bring back the memories.
Where: Concept CM2 of Novotel Bangkok on Siam Square, Siam Square (BTS: Siam Aquare)
Contact: 02-209-8888, ext. CM2
Dream Jazz Duo at dusitD2 baraquda pattaya
On Aug. 13, Hard Rock café turns back the clock by celebrating the 36th anniversary of the King of Rock and Roll. Elvis Presley was The King in “Blue Suede Shoes.” He taught us to “Love Me Tender” and had us all wishing he were our “Teddy Bear.” Enjoy special performances by three of Thailand’s best Elvis impersonators, Jaruk Viriyaku, Auther Husen, and Vasu Sangsinkaew, who will take turns to belt out a collection of Elvis’s best loved hits. Elvis fans can also view a collection of Elvis memorabilia, including albums, photos, and old concert tickets. Show starts at 9 p.m.
Where: Hard Rock Cafe Bangkok, Siam Square
Contact: 02-658-4090/3; www.facebook.com/hardrockbangkok
Sparkling Night with Free Flow Wine
After the big success of “Romance Jazz on the Roof” last season, dusitD2 baraquda pattaya, presents the “Dream Duo Jazz,” featuring Aht Gunlayanukupt, popularly known as Thailand’s Kenny G. on the saxophone, and French talent Jonathan Pierre Bruno Ayache, known as John the guitarist. Together, they will create a fresh combination with all kinds of tunes from smooth jazz to modern days hits and new dance beats. The “Dream Duo Jazz” will perform at the hotel’s deepbar, a chic and cozy venue that serves sumptuous tapas, great snacks, and wide variety of wine selection amid a distinctive atmosphere. deep bar is Pattaya’s sophisticated hang out venue located on the third floor of Hotel dusitD2 baraquda pattaya, right in the heart of the vibrant city. The duo will perform every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 8:30pm onwards. Reservation recommended.
Where: deepbar, dusitD2 baraquda pattaya
Contact: 038-769-999 for more information.
Ladies Night Fiesta at amBar
Novotel Bangkok Platinum presents a new special offer for wine selections from around the world. Enjoy a promotional “free flow” of White Wine “Summerfield Chardonnay 2009” and Red Wine “Summerfield Cabernet Sauvignon 2009” from California only at Bt500 net per person, limited between 6 and 10 p.m. at The Square Restaurant. Order a bottle from the promotional wine list imported from Australia, Chile, South Africa and California at Bt1,200 net per bottle; available everyday until Sept. 30 only.
Where: The Square Restaurant @ Novotel Bangkok Platinum, Pratunam
Contact: 02-160-7100, ext. 8702 or e-mail H7272-FB4@accor.com.
Ladies, spend your Thursday evenings in a fabulous way – at the amBa. Four Points Sukhumvit 15’s rooftop bar is offering free sangria for the ladies plus a “Buy One, Get One Free” deal for the men all night. In addition, there is free paella for everyone. Bangkok’s darling – DJ Soma – will be around to spin cool tunes.
Where: amBar, Four Points by Sheraton, Sukhumvit 15
Contact: 02-309-3201. Visit www.facebook.com/amBarBangkok for the latest update and specials.