Christmas is a time for sharing so a cocktail for two seemed a fitting stint for our ‘Guest Cocktail’ in December. Hearts Punch Peated Scotch Whisky, Swedish Punsch, Earl Grey Tea, Pomegranate, Lemon & Angostura Bitters.
For our October guest stint, we thought we’d tie in with London Cocktail Week seeing as we’re a stones throw from LCW Cocktail Village in Spitalfields. Our good friends at Bán Poitín and Umbrella Brewing were up for collaborating on creating something deadly. Natural Bán Killer Bán Poitin, Orgeat, Apple, Lemon, Topped with Umbrella Brewing Ginger Beer.
Tuesday October 8th: Limantour takes over Discount Suit Company with Patrón Silver Tequila, 5pm – 1am. Named 11th Best Bar 2018, Limantour is everyone’s favourite joint in Mexico City. Co-owner Benja Padron will be joined by Head Bartender Pablo Pasti for a night of felicitations and shenanigans with a DJ set from Anne Frankenstein (Jazz FM). A menu of 6 […]
SCOTCH EGGS SOCTCH WHISKY SCOTCH COCKTAILS On Wednesday 7th September, The Sun Tavern launched their monthly Whiskey Wednesday bespoke cocktail menu in conjunction with Dewar’s Blended Scotch Whisky. Given that this occasion wasn’t an Irish one they thought they’d go the extra mile for scotch sake! The Sun Tavern just so happens to have some bangin’ Scotch Eggs […]
START OF A NEW ERA. THE END OF 4AM UBERS. On the eve of Transport for London’s launch of the Night Tube, as one of the lines turning nocturnal was the Central Line, we thought over at the ‘East End’ we’d have a party to celebrate a new chapter in London night life. East End of The Line. It turned […]
John spins at both Discount Suit Company and The Sun Tavern most weekends, inbetween recording podcasts for Umbrella Radio. Let’s start with the fundamentals, Vinyl, CD’s or laptop? I’d love to say vinyl, but unfortunately it’s CD’s. I was vinyl for years, but since I moved to London it’s been CD’s all the way. I’ve got hundreds of […]
On probably the nicest Monday of the year, The Umbrella Project along with Umbrella Brewing took a few of the lads from Discount Suit Company and The Sun Tavern on a voyage with Vestal Vodka. The crew assembled in Granary Square where the boat was moored on the Regent’s Canal. Once everyone arrived, Will, the owner of Vestal […]
DJ Anne Frankenstien’s Top 5 bangers she likes to bust out at Discount Suit Company. Enjoy the soul. She’s Not Just Another Woman – 8th Day Super Duper Love – Sugar Billy (NOT Joss Stone as Tommy loves to say) Me and My Baby Got a Good Thing Going – Lyn Collins Queen of Losers – […]
Anne is one of DSC’s regular DJ’s. You can catch her most weeks playing her Soul & Funk gems. Strictly vinyl! You seem to DJ most of the week. What keeps you busy when you’re not? What do I do? Well I work in a record shop (Flashback Records in Bethnal Green) on Saturdays, more for the purposes of […]
In July, DSC saw it’s guest spot taken by a Tapatio tequila based, fruity number called Grenada. Conjured by none other than our own Connor Shora Bloomfield. Grenada Tapatio, Swedish Punsch, Homemade Grenadine, Lime, Absinthe & Benedictine
Eli is our serial crate-digger and specialist in all styles. Catch him DJing at DSC on Fridays. You DJ a hell of a lot, but what else keeps you occupied? I am an actor, comedian and professional call centre employee. I also do a podcast – The Cheapshow, that’s a comedy thing. We’re on the 25th episode and it’s […]
Darryl McNally was recently appointed as Master Distiller of Quintessential Brands’ The Dubliner Irish Whiskey and The Dublin Liberties. We managed to sit down for a quick 5 minutes with him in The Sun Tavern… How did you get into distillation? Well lucky I guess eh? So, I started working for Bushmills Distillery about 1998 and I […]
In addition to the recent Bloody Mary Menu, Sundays at The Sun Tavern have got a little better and a little boozier with the introduction of their Boozy Brunch Bevvies featured on the back of the Bloody Mary Menu for under 6 quid! First up along with the Bloody Marys… Michelada – Homemade Sangrita Mix, Lime and Sun […]
Paul Day is a regular DJ at both The Sun Tavern & Discount Suit Co. – as versatile as he is natty. Chances are he’ll be spinning platters at one or the other come the weekend… You’re well known round these parts for your ’Absolutely No Requests’ sign. What’s the funniest request you’ve ever had? Slap bang […]