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NYE at DSC

We’re bringing in 2020 the only way we know how – cocktails and a whole lotta Soul. We’ll have DJs playing all the classics, all night long – well, right up to 2am. 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 come […]

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Fast & Loose – Guest Cocktail – DSC

November’s guest comes courtesy of Woodford Reserve just in time for Old Fashioned Week. Fast & Loose is an Old Fashioned of sorts which hones in on the spicier notes of Woodford Reserve Bourbon and compliments them with the ginger beer syrup made from our very own Umbrella Brewing ginger beer. Old Fashioned Week lasts from 1st November to 10th […]

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DSC X FORDS GIN X BALDERDASH

Discount Suit Company are taking a trip with their friends at Fords Gin. 25th October sees them leave their Spitalfields basement and head due East to takeover Copenhagen’s champions of whimsy and wonder, Balderdash. Two signature Martinis from Discount Suit Company and Fords Gin will be served along with some of Discount Suit Company’s greatest hits from menus past, all gin based, naturally. Oysters will be shucked […]

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Serenidad – Guest Cocktail – DSC

We teamed up with the folks at Patron Tequila for October’s Guest Cocktail – Serenidad. As the Spanish word for serenity, it uses traditionally calming ingredients; lemon balm, chamomile & eucalyptus all making an appearance. The Serenidad has been created especially for LCW and is available for just £6 to Festival Pass Holders between October 3rd – 13th, but as […]

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Halloween Ripper Tour 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 Tour. It will commence at Discount Suit Company, 29a Wentworth Street, where […]

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Yorkie – Guest Cocktails – DSC

We’ve collaborated with the good people at Victory to put together our guest serve for the month of September, with both their gin and bitters range featuring heavily. We’ve decided to call the new kid on the block Yorkie, and it’s a heady mixture of Victory Gin, Victory Bitter, cacao liqueur, citrus, with an added kick thanks to a dash […]

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El Pájaro – Guest Cocktails – DSC

We collaborated with Ocho Tequila as we entered the sweltering month of August with a refreshingly cool customer which we christened El Pájaro (‘the bird’). Ocho’s Blanco Tequila was firmly at the base of this libation, to which we added Grapefruit & Umbrella Brewing Cider Sherbet, Citrus, and a generous splash of Tonic. Feast your eyes on our fair-feathered friend […]

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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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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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