Yes, there’s loads of events to get to during Sydney Bar Week — 29 and counting — but if you’re coming from interstate, you’ll want to pop by these bars to get an idea of what makes Sydney the great drinking town it is
One bar in particular has making some waves: Ettie’s. Complete with piano bar and the kind of sandstone walls you get from an old building, the reigning Bartender of the Year, Daniel Gregory, is there behind the stick and pushing ahead with his brand of bartending.
We’ve travelled 1700 kilometres from Sydney to Edinburgh, slept a smattering of hours, drunk cocktails, drunk Sailor Jerry, and played pool; the five of us are tired and sore, and not one of us could give a damn — here’s a guide to Edinburgh, Sailor Jerry style.
Good things come to those who wait. Those who have waited for Sydney bar Old Mate’s Place to open will be rewarded tonight when they officially open the doors.
Maybe Mae co-owner Ollie Margan speaks with Sam Bygrave in-depth on a few of the drinks that speak to the new cocktail list, which launches next week.