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aroš Dzurus Bar Manager of Himkok

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Oslo-based Himkok’s Journey to Becoming a World’s 50 Best Bar—with Maroš Dzurus

At Himkok in Oslo, Norway, you’re not just stepping into a bar. You’re entering a nostalgic journey into Norwegian culture. For this month’s feature, read on to learn about how every drink, fashioned with local ingredients and made-in-house spirits is carefully distilled from timeless Norwegian memories and traditions.
Oslo-based Himkok’s Journey to Becoming a World’s 50 Best Bar—with Maroš Dzurus

Below find a collection of carefully concocted reads to quench your curiosity. Dive into the fascinating history of drinks, explore the world through spirits, or learn about the newest trends in the beverage industry. You’re sure to leave refreshed!

Historical

Toasts Through Time

Let us transport you through time, sip by sip, unraveling fascinating tales behind iconic drinks and their historical significance.

A glass of Tuaca Liquer being poured

Tuaca: Your New Favorite Liqueur

Tuaca: Your New Favorite Liqueur
Sculpture of Ernest Hemingway Daiquiri History

Whatever Happened to the Hemingway Daiquiri?

Whatever Happened to the Hemingway Daiquiri?
Oktoberfest stand

Oktoberfest’s Surprising Historical Roots: A German Wedding

Oktoberfest’s Surprising Historical Roots: A German Wedding
Man drinking Filu E Ferru out of a glass

Filu E’ Ferru: the Prohibition Distillate from Italy Steeped in History

Filu E’ Ferru: the Prohibition Distillate from Italy Steeped in History
Person holding grapes used for Lambrusco production

The Legacy and Rebirth of the Sparkling Lambrusco

The Legacy and Rebirth of the Sparkling Lambrusco
Mulled wine in a pot

Warming Spirits Across Millennia: The Fascinating Journey of Mulled Wine

Warming Spirits Across Millennia: The Fascinating Journey of Mulled Wine
Geographical

Sips Around the World

Embark on a flavorful journey around the globe, where we take detours to fascinating locations, showcasing unique places, drinks and stories.

South Africa spirits - Giraffe

Discover South Africa’s Expansion into the Spirits Industry

Discover South Africa’s Expansion into the Spirits Industry
Flag of country Georgia wine boom

The Georgian Wine Boom

The Georgian Wine Boom
Greek sculpture - Psimeni Raki

Psimeni Raki: Greece’s Undiscovered Spirit

Psimeni Raki: Greece’s Undiscovered Spirit
Houses in iceland - lady brewery feature

Meet the ‘Ladies’: Inside Iceland’s Women-Led Craft Beers

Meet the ‘Ladies’: Inside Iceland’s Women-Led Craft Beers
Lagg Scotland Whiskey

Discover Lagg: The Isle of Arran’s New Peated Whisky Distillery

Discover Lagg: The Isle of Arran’s New Peated Whisky Distillery
Bars & Profiles

Clink & Chat

Meet the maestros behind the magic, where we shine a spotlight on the world’s most iconic bars and the brilliant bartenders mixing up your favorite concoctions.

aroš Dzurus Bar Manager of Himkok

Oslo-based Himkok’s Journey to Becoming a World’s 50 Best Bar—with Maroš Dzurus

Oslo-based Himkok’s Journey to Becoming a World’s 50 Best Bar—with Maroš Dzurus
Sustinable bartending logo

Sustainable Bartending: Giving Life to Leftovers with Renato Tonelli

Sustainable Bartending: Giving Life to Leftovers with Renato Tonelli
Glass and Book representing La Bibiliotheque of East London

Experience La Bibliothèque: East London’s New Destination

Experience La Bibliothèque: East London’s New Destination
Jay Khan Founder of COA Hong Kong

DrinksWorld Meets Jay Khan—Founder of Hong Kong’s COA Cocktail Bar

DrinksWorld Meets Jay Khan—Founder of Hong Kong’s COA Cocktail Bar
Olivier Ward - Gins throughout the world

Journey through the World of Gins with Olivier Ward, Gin Expert

Journey through the World of Gins with Olivier Ward, Gin Expert
Inka Kukkamaki holding a Negroni

Around Italy in 8 Delectable Negronis with Inka Kukkamaki

Around Italy in 8 Delectable Negronis with Inka Kukkamaki
Tips & Techniques

Pourfolio

Raise your glass to insider secrets! Experts share top insights to help you perfect your drinks and bartending techniques.

Bianca Lima pouring a drink with foam

Foam Cocktails: 3 Techniques to Elevate Your Bartending

Foam Cocktails: 3 Techniques to Elevate Your Bartending
Cocktails and menu - Francesco Braun

How to Create the Perfect Drinks Menu for Your Bar—with Franceso Braun

How to Create the Perfect Drinks Menu for Your Bar—with Franceso Braun
Cocktail with grapefruit

List of Alcoholic Drinks and Beverages

List of Alcoholic Drinks and Beverages
Dark liquor bottle on a barrel

Dark Liquor Guide—What to Know Before You Shop Online

Dark Liquor Guide—What to Know Before You Shop Online
Drink resting on plate and napkin

Great Drinks and Cocktail Names & Ideas

Great Drinks and Cocktail Names & Ideas
Different types of alcohol and liquer names

Different Types of Alcohol and Liquor Names

Different Types of Alcohol and Liquor Names
News & Trends

Beverage Buzz

Stay in the loop with updates on the latest trends, innovations, and happenings in the drinks and bartending world.

A Midori Sour cocktail in an old fashoned glass on a coaster with a jigger, an orange, and a bar spoon around, on a green background.

A Pot o’ Gold in Every Sip: St. Patrick’s Day Drink Ideas

A Pot o’ Gold in Every Sip: St. Patrick’s Day Drink Ideas
aroš Dzurus Bar Manager of Himkok

Oslo-based Himkok’s Journey to Becoming a World’s 50 Best Bar—with Maroš Dzurus

Oslo-based Himkok’s Journey to Becoming a World’s 50 Best Bar—with Maroš Dzurus
South Africa spirits - Giraffe

Discover South Africa’s Expansion into the Spirits Industry

Discover South Africa’s Expansion into the Spirits Industry
A glass of Tuaca Liquer being poured

Tuaca: Your New Favorite Liqueur

Tuaca: Your New Favorite Liqueur
Flag of country Georgia wine boom

The Georgian Wine Boom

The Georgian Wine Boom
Sustinable bartending logo

Sustainable Bartending: Giving Life to Leftovers with Renato Tonelli

Sustainable Bartending: Giving Life to Leftovers with Renato Tonelli
Cocktail Collections

Cocktail Collections

Raise your glass to insider secrets! Experts share top insights to help you perfect your drinks and bartending techniques.

A Midori Sour cocktail in an old fashoned glass on a coaster with a jigger, an orange, and a bar spoon around, on a green background.

A Pot o’ Gold in Every Sip: St. Patrick’s Day Drink Ideas

A Pot o’ Gold in Every Sip: St. Patrick’s Day Drink Ideas

A Fiesta of Flavors with Various Types of Margaritas

A Fiesta of Flavors with Various Types of Margaritas
Valentine's day cocktail

Valentine’s Day Cocktails—Love Potion In A Glass

Valentine’s Day Cocktails—Love Potion In A Glass
Spritz Cocktails with lemons

32 Spritz Recipes—Best Spritz Cocktails to Make in 2024

32 Spritz Recipes—Best Spritz Cocktails to Make in 2024
Julep Cocktail in a glass

12 Julep Cocktails to Make in 2024

12 Julep Cocktails to Make in 2024
Sour cocktail on a table

Sweet on Sour: Exploring the Tangy World of Sour Cocktails

Sweet on Sour: Exploring the Tangy World of Sour Cocktails

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