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Loco Nouveau – Guest Cocktails – DSC

July’s guest cocktail here in Spitalfields is this smooth customer, which we’ve dubbed Loco Nouveau. This month, we’ve collaborated with Haiti’s best kept secret in the form of Clairin. For those not in the know, it’s found in the island’s most remote parts, and it’s a highly artisanal eaux-de-vie that shares multiple similarities to white agricole rhums whilst retaining its […]

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Italian Stallion – Guest Cocktails – DSC

May 4th is more than a holiday for Star Wars fans.. it’s also the day where the sounds of rumbling hooves fill the air and plenty of bourbon fills punters’ glasses – the grand ol’ Kentucky Derby. And our guest for this month is heavily inspired by the heady atmosphere, iconic scenes, and trademark Mint Julep tins of this most […]

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I Can’t Think of A Name – Guest Cocktails – DSC

April’s guest cocktail is this rather mysterious fella, which we’ve decided to imaginatively call ‘I Can’t Think of A Name’. Featuring a healthy dose of H by Hine at its foundation, this libation is then made up of a glug of Cocchi Americano, Suze, Creme de Menthe, Cherry Shrub, Club Soda, and some sharp citrus to cut through those strong, […]

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Theresa’s Kick – Guest Cocktails – DSC

In light of recent political events – and events to come (supposedly) by the 29th March – we’ve lovingly dubbed our guest cocktail this month ‘Theresa’s Kick’. Also keeping one eye on St Patrick’s Day, we’ve starred a good measure of Slane Irish Whiskey at its base, and built upon that with some Almond Syrup, Oloroso Sherry, Lemon Juice, Absinthe, […]

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Tinderella – Guest Cocktails – DSC

Valentine’s Day landed, on schedule, in February which meant it was time for another guest sharer here at Discount. Built for two, this one was bound to get any date off to a flyer. Featuring a healthy measure of Ford’s Gin, followed by Rose Vermouth, Lavender & Rose Cordial, Club Soda, all finished off with a dash of Peychaud’s Bitters, […]

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DSC 5th Birthday & New Menu Launch

The new cocktail list at DSC, built with Spring 2019 in mind, is the 10th menu and is launched on 15th January, our 5th birthday. Double reason to celebrate!! We have continued our tradition further with the new menu by sticking to what we love – classically inspired cocktails. Simple twists on very old classics. This time around it has […]

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Beyond The Pond – Guest Cocktails – DSC

We welcomed 2019 with a cracker of a guest. Featuring Arran Burns Single Malt, and built with one eye on Burns’ Night which took place on 25th, we dubbed it Beyond The Pond. A warming libation to keep the blood flowing during the depths of winter, Arran Robert Burns Single Malt was paired off with dark rum, our very own […]

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NYE @ DSC

We’re bringing in 2019 the only way we know how – cocktails and a whole lotta Soul. We’ll have DJs playing all the classics, all night long – well, until 3am in any case. Free entry, and all table bookings bag themselves a free bottle of prosecco come midnight. Just drop us an email on bookings@discountsuitcompany.co.uk to reserve yours. First […]

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Review: Halloween Ripper Walks 2018

This Hallow’s Eve, for the second year running, Discount Suit Company joined forces with the award-winning London Walks for a celebration of the macabre, as well as mixed drinks, during one of our ghoulish Ripper walks. Guests were greeted outside by their guide for the evening, Simon Whitehouse, as well as a liquor-heavy spiced hot punch to warm the cockles […]

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Through The Woods – Guest Cocktail – DSC

The month of November saw us welcome a brand new guest to our place, and this one was a real cockle-warmer as we first entered the colder climes of late autumn. We dubbed it ‘Through The Woods’, it’s our twist on the classic Old Fashioned, and it featured a good measure of Elijah Craig bourbon for good measure. Bourbon and […]

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Review: DSC – London Cocktail Week 2018

London Cocktail Week returned to the capital once more for another rendition, bringing the capitals finest cocktail bars together to celebrate all things mixed drink-related. And, as per tradition, at Discount we got straight into the spirit of things, hosting a series of events and showcasing a number of cocktail creations over the course of the week. Kicking things off […]

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Halloween Ripper Walks at DSC

Discount Suit Company is plumb in the middle of Jack The Ripper’s infamous hunting ground of yesteryear, so we’re teaming up once more with the award winning London Walks – proprietors of THE Jack The Ripper Tour. All Hallows’ Eve sees the return of our Jack The Ripper walks. The walks will commence at Discount Suit Company, 29a Wentworth Street, […]

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Buffalo Trace Antiques Selection Masterclass

The 4th October sees us host a very special Buffalo Trace Antiques Collection Masterclass in the afternoon, which will involve an in-depth, 2-hour long tasting and talk with Drew Mayville – Buffalo Trace’s Master Blender. He’ll be making the journey all the way across the pond to Spitalfields to join us. Whilst here, he will be using his expertise to […]

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Top Bananas – Guest Cocktails – DSC

September’s guest serve was this cool cucumber – which we call Top Bananas. For the occasion we teamed up with multi-award winning Rum producers, The Real McCoy. Their Rum is borne out of the story of Bill McCoy, the pioneer rum runner of the Prohibition era. In January of 1920, McCoy was the first to fill a boat with alcohol […]

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Review: New Cocktail List Launch – DSC

July 18th saw the release of our brand new summer-ready cocktail lineup here at Discount Suit Company, our 9th menu. As always, we kept close to our ethos of classic style drinks using traditional methods. However we also put some focus on spirits which are oft overlooked – Oloroso, Bergamot Aperitif and Quinquina Aperitivo to name but a handful. With […]

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Jude – Guest Cocktail – DSC

We’re going for Jude in June in terms of our liquid visitor, ringing in the summer with this vivid libation. With one eye firmly trained on World Gin Day on 9th, we utilised Four Pillars Gin as our base and followed it up with Amaro Nonino, Cocchi Americano, Lemon Juice, and Sugar Syrup to round things off nicely. Plus, it’ll […]

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Review: Cinco De Mayo – DSC

Cinco de Mayo, Spanish for the 5th May, marks the date when the Mexican army defeated the French in the Battle of Puebla in 1862. It’s become a big annual celebration across the Atlantic in Mexico and the US, and this year it came to Discount Suit Company for the second year running. The night itself kicked off at 6pm, […]

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Señor Juan – Guest Cocktail – DSC

  Featuring Quiquiriqui mezcal, and with one eye trained on Cinco De Mayo on.. 5th May, our Guest Cocktail this month is Señor Juan. With mezcal at its base, it plays on Mexican influence with hibiscus & lime also starring. An herbaceous edge is also supplied with a little sage to round him off. Quiquiriqui’s Mezcals are all Single Estate […]

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Sandita – Guest Cocktail – DSC

  April’s guest cocktail was the Sandita, and featured a fair bit of Cucamelon Gin courtesy of That Boutique-y Gin Company. They specialise in bottling a plethora of the finest gins from around the globe, visiting some of the world’s best distilleries, and working with some of the best brands and minds in the industry. Their label art is also […]

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Cinco De Mayo – DSC

Cinco de Mayo, Spanish for the 5th of May, marks the date when the Mexican army defeated the French army in the Battle of Puebla in 1862. It’s become big annual celebration across the Atlantic in Mexico and the US, and this year it’s coming to Discount Suit Company. Featuring Quiquiriqui Mezcal, our Guest Cocktail for May is Señor Juan. […]

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Kildare – Guest Cocktail – DSC

As Irish Christmas was just over the horizon, our guest cocktail for March – ‘Kildare’ – involved a good measure of some premium Irish Whiskey to help get you all in the spirit of things.   The whiskey in question was Green Spot Irish Whiskey, which hails from the Midleton Distillery in Cork and is made using the same traditional single-pot […]

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DSC Ripper Tour – 12th March

Discount Suit Company is plumb in the middle of Jack The Ripper’s infamous hunting ground of yesteryear, so we’re teaming up with the award winning London Walks – proprietors of THE Jack The Ripper Tour, to bring you a Ripper Tour with a difference. The walks will commence at Discount Suit Company, 29a Wentworth Street, where you’ll receive a cocktail […]

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DSC – New Menu Launch 7th March

On 7th March Discount Suit Company launch their 8th Cocktail List, as always, drawing inspiration from forgotten and classic cocktails. It’s been tailored to be lighter and fresher, using seasonal ingredients for the Spring & Summer months. From this perspective they’ve looked to warmer climes such as Mexico, Cuba & Italy for ideas upon cocktails and spirits alike. There has […]

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Hotline Bling – Guest Cocktail – DSC

February’s guest cocktail was the ‘Hotline Bling’ – created and named with Valentine’s Day in mind.   Designed for two to share although it could just as easily be sipped by one, it involved a generous amount of the somewhat-neglected premium rose petal-based liqueur, Lanique.   The sweetness of the Lanique was well balanced out in this lovers’ libation by […]

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