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BEHIND closed doors, magic is still happening. Though bars remain shut, Operation Dagger has been living up to its experimental image with a trendily hashtagged #DaggerMetamorphosis series:...

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SOMEDAY, when the bars reopen, you might spend an evening cocooned in a leather armchair, in a relaxing wood-panelled space where vinyl records spin and shelves are stacked with intriguingly...

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WHAT'S a barfly to do in this time of shuttered bars and staying in? If your personal liquor cabinet isn't well-stocked enough or you lack mixology skills, fret not. Many well-loved bars are now...

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FROM the outside, the fully glass-fronted space on Amoy Street doesn't seem like a bar. With the white-and-cream colour scheme, soft furnishings, and rattan chairs with plump cushions, you could...

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A CENTURY after the speakeasies and moonshine of the Prohibition era - when liquor was outlawed in the United States from 1920 to 1933 - cocktails inspired by that time are on the menu in La...

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GET into the Lunar New Year spirit with the Chinese-inflected tipples at Mitzo Restaurant & Bar at Grand Park Orchard. The kitchen's contemporary take on Cantonese cuisine is complemented by...

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IN temperate climes, winter is the time for mulled wine and hot toddies. Singapore's end-of-year season might not be as cold, but tipplers in search of a warming drink can turn to Hopscotch at...

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WHEN it comes to beverage fads and unexpected flavour combinations, the realm of bubble tea can more than hold its own against that of cocktails. Laid-back Robertson Quay bar The 3 Peas offers...

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WHAT defines a tiki bar, that retro example of tropical-flavoured Americana? Is it the Pacific Islands-inspired kitschy decor? A menu of flamboyant rum-based cocktails?

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THE margarita's origins may be hotly contested, but its appeal as a tart, refreshing antidote to tropical heat is undisputed - making it a natural fit for bar menus here.