bar takeovers

We’re handing over the keys of the Embassy’s main CANDY bar to Wellington’s best purveyors of mixed drinks. Expect to see wild concoctions and delicious beverages served with flair.

 

SEssion 1

Saturday 11 May, 12pm - 5pm

HAVANA BAR

Havana Bar take you on a journey through the history of Cuba as told with Cuban Classics and their takes on Caribbean libations! From the Daiquiri to the El Presidente.

HAWTHORN LOUNGE

The Hawthorn Lounge is an intimate and inviting little speakeasy that is a home away from home for both the cocktail connoisseur and the cocktail curious.

 

SEssion 2

Saturday 11 May, 7pm - 12am

LULU

There’s no time like island time, prepare yourself for an epic journey tasting and drinking your way through the Pacific, from Hawaii all the way to Aotearoa.

THE LIBRARY

The Library will present cocktails inspired by film. Expect to see some insta-worthy theatre when being served their festival cocktail!

 

SEssion 3

Sunday 12 May, 12pm - 5pm

CUCKOO COCKTAIL EMPORIUM

C.G.R. MERCHANT

& CO

Presenting a selection of Rum and Gin infusions based around an array of unique, yet approachable flavours.