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Dicks Bar

Dicks Bar

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Dick's Bar is to be found somewhere between the Hereafter and The End of the World. A deserted basement club where a solitary customer must return again and again, his only solace being some of the finest cocktails ever created.

" Drink it while it's smiling at you, sir!"
Dick's Bar is to be found somewhere between the Hereafter and The End of the World. A deserted basement club where a solitary customer must return again and again, his only solace being some of the finest cocktails ever created.

" Drink it while it's smiling at you, sir!"

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Published by: thethinkingbartender on Jul 03, 2010
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Dick's Bar:
Bio | CocktailsHidden away in the depths of Friday night television is a smallbar, with only one bartender and one customer. Meet Dick -creator of all things tasty, fantastic and above all extremelyalcoholic. Each week Dick revealed all on the cocktail of hischoice with step by step instructions on how to make it with theodd "did you know?" about the drinks past.He's smooth, he makes good drinks and unlike that other barmanin The Shining, he's not going to suggest you butcher your familywith a fireman's axe....Director Dinkesh Miesuria writes:Dick Bradsell is London's premier, and Jamie Oliver's favouritecocktail bartender.In this series of shorts he reveals the secrets of making theperfect cocktails.He also describes their origins, the variations which have beenmade over the years, as well as the many surprising and oftenbizarre facts and fantasies which have attracted themselves tococktails such as the Singapore Sling, the Zombie and the French75.Ernest Hemingway enjoyed Daiquiris. He drank them to forget.They obviously didn't work - because he had to go one stepfurther and blow his brains out.Dick's Bar is to be found somewhere between the Hereafter andThe End of the World. A deserted basement club where a solitarycustomer must return again and again, his only solace beingsome of the finest cocktails ever created." Drink it while it's smiling at you, sir!"
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Bio:
Dick Bradsell was brought up in Cowes on the Isle of Wight. Hefirst started working for his uncle, a manager of the Naval andMilitary club, Piccadilly. He later then trained for 4 years as acocktail bartender under Ray Cook at the Zanzibar Club. After histraining he specialized in opening bars and clubs including Domechain, Groucho Club and the Flamingo Club to name but a few.Later he opened a bar consultancy company called Bar Solutions.He spends some of his time training bar staff around the UK.During the last decade, he started writing first for Arenamagazine, the Attitude and Time Out. He still has is own columnin Class magazine and is responsible of having to review thequality of cocktails in bars across the country. In a similar veinhe also judges about ten to twelve cocktail competitions a year.This year he's being chosen as one of the judges for theGlenfiddich Awards. Dick has also won numerous awards for hisimpressive cocktail making.
For further info contact Dinkesh Miesuria, Multi Media Arts. Tel 0161 832 7211.Top
Cocktails:
Each week, in case you missed it (wot no pen andpaper at 3am?) you can find a short list of instructions here onhow to make the cocktails as explained by Dick.The Zombie | The Martini | The Daiquiri | The Singapore Sling |The Margarita | The Mai TaiThe Bloody Mary | The French 75 |The Irish Coffee | The Mint Julep
Ep 1|10: Fri Feb 25: Zombie.
Top cocktail action in thecompany of expert drinks-mixer Dick Bradsell. First out of the
 
shiny shaker: The Zombie.Original versionInto a tall glass full of ice pour25mls lime juice3teaspoons of grenadineShake 100mls pineapple juice with25mlspureed mango and20mls apricot brandyPour into glassadd 50mlsdark rum25mls golden rum25mls overproof rumgarnish withcaster sugardrink from the bottom of glass through a strawModern versionShake all but overproof rum and grenadinepourinto glass full of icesink grenadinefloat overproof rum(staggeringand falling over is now optional
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Ep 2|10: Fri Mar 03: Martini (definitely stirred and notshaken)
Dick Bradsell opens his bar opens well after hours to notonly bring to you the secrets of the Martini but to also reveal why007's favourite drink is actually nothing more than a "bruisedBradford" and an ugly one at that....Fill a mixing glass with freshiceadd a splash of dry vermouthstirdiscard excess liquidadd75mls best quality gin Stir 19 timesstrain into prechilled cocktailglass. Spray the oil from a twist of lemonover the drink. Wipe rimof glass with lemondrop in drink.
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Ep 3|10: Fri Mar 10: Daiquiri
Mixmaster Dick Bradshawembarks on yet another educational foray into the world of alcohol to bring you the traditional cocktail of the heartbroken:The Daiquiri, favoured drink of one Ernest Hemingway. Into ashaker full of ice pour exactly50mls Cuban rum12.5 mls freshlime juice3 barspoons sugar syrupadd a handful of crushed iceshake vigorouslyStrain through a wire mesh into a prechilledcocktail glass.Hemingway DaiquiriInto a blender pour50mls Cuban rum25mlsgrapefruit juice3 teaspoons fresh lime juice25mls maraschino

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