Tea & Biscuit (HK$128)
The bar in The Pottinger hotel Envoy, has a new cocktail menu to kick off 2018 in 3 categories: Tea cocktails, Hot cocktails and Spirit-Free Cocktails.
Inspired by Hong Kong’s colonial history, Tea-4-Ways includes Moon Song (HK$118) is a boozy version of Hong Kong style’s milk tea which is also a Cha Chaan Teng classic; Darjeeling Express (HK$128), fashioned out of the popular Air Mail cocktail with Bacardi Carta Blanca and champagne; Gendang (HK$128), named after the double barrel drum often used in traditional Southeast Asian folk music and inspired by the flavours of Malaysia Ginger Pulled Milk Tea; and finally, Tea & Biscuit (HK$128), a celebration of the unbeatable pairing between Earl Grey Tea and the British Jaffa Cakes. All tea cocktails are available on Sunday, perfect to pair with brunch.
The Chartreuse Hot Chocolate (HK$128)
People keep saying that Hong Kong has no winter but it can be quite chilly here so warm yourself up with hot cocktails such as Mulled Wine (HK$118); The Chartreuse Hot Chocolate (HK$128) ultra-rich hot chocolate blended with herbal liqueur and marshmallows on top. . Ginseng Thunder (HK$128), inspired by Jeff Talarigo’s book, is an adventurous concoction of redistilled ginseng gin, Korean pear juice and Yada Watte black tea syrup.
Fresh Water (HK$108)
If you’re committed to Dry January, Envoy is thoughtful enough to prepare non-alcohol drinks - Fresh Water (HK$108) will remind you of tropical rainforest with elderflower cordial, homemade thyme syrup, yuzu juice and soda water; Morning Dew (HK$108) is reminiscent of pearls of dew clinging onto the tips of grass blades in the evening light, and created with Dilmah Green Tea, jasmine tea, homemade Pandan syrup and carbonated in a Perlini shaker. La Paloma Grata (HK$108), named after the Spanish word for “dove”, is made with grapefruit juice, agave syrup, grapefruit soda and fresh lime.
Plus Spiritfree drinks will be available at 20% off from 12pm-8pm every Monday starting from 22nd January, 2018.
Address: 3/F The Pottinger Hong Kong, 74 Queen’s Road Central, Hong Kong