Stir it, blend it, shake it. Don’t miss it.
One&Only launches tantalising pop-up cocktail bar series in partnership with some of the world’s most internationally acclaimed mixologists. Each talented mixologist will create bespoke tipples inspired by breathtaking One&Only resort destinations. We invite you to join us this September to celebrate the ‘One&Only Shake Up’ where the world’s most iconic cocktail creators and the planet’s most stunning locations come together for one month only.
Friday 7th, Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th of September
Russ McFadden from Eau-de-Vie, Sydney
Join one of Sydney’s most renowned cocktail creators, Russ McFadden of Eau de Vie, at Australia’s ultra-luxury conservation-based resort as the innovative cocktail bar pops-up in the Greater Blue Mountains. This is an unforgettable experience not to be missed, as Russ creates Eau-de-Vie bespoke tipples inspired by the breathtaking beauty of Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley.
Experience an educational Cocktail Masterclass, where your cocktail making knowledge and skills will be put to the test as you create three signature beverages under Russ’ expert guidance. In the evenings, join Russ in the Valley Bar and Lounge for Cocktail Hour as he shakes, stirs and flames cocktails from the specially created menu.
Complimentary Masterclass spaces are limited, advanced bookings essential. To secure your place, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday 15th, Sunday 16th and Monday 17th of September
Nick Nistico from Sweet Liberty, Miami
Join one of Miami’s most renowned cocktail creators, Nick Nistico of Sweet Liberty who will be serving up sweet libations at Agua Bar nightly. This innovative cocktail bar pop-up brings award-wining cocktails to Los Cabos for three days as we celebrate Mexican Independence Day.
Experience a special dinner at Agua by Larbi, Saturday September 15th and end the evening signature beverages by Sweet Liberty as we shake, stir and blend up the best cocktails from the specially created menu.
Tuesday 18th, Wednesday 19th, Thursday 20th of September
Peter Good from Mootee bar, South Africa
Peter Good, from Johannesburg-based Mootee Bar, brings his unique African-inspired story-telling to One&Only Le Saint Géran in Mauritius. Taking up residency at La Pointe, the chic feet-in-the-sand bar located on the edge of the resort’s private peninsula, Peter will be serving rum-based blends for guests to enjoy alongside the spectacular sunset views. He will also be hosting an exclusive cocktail masterclass with food pairings at the acclaimed steak restaurant PRIME, while those seeking a detox day, can partake in crafted relaxation mocktails at the One&Only Spa, or energy-boosting beverages at Club One.
Thursday 20th and Saturday 22nd of September
Bryan Pietersen from Purl, London
One&Only Resorts in Dubai will welcome Bryan Pietersen from acclaimed London bar Purl.
The pop-up takes place at Celebrities at One&Only Royal Mirage, the resort’s elegantly chic signature restaurant, offering spectacular views overlooking The Palace esplanade.
Guests will be able to sample Purl’s multi-sensory cocktails, including Mr Hyde, Cerez Joker and Mind The Gap, inspired by classic recipes from the prohibition era with an added flair and creativity.
Friday 21st of September
Bryan Pietersen from Purl, London
Located on furthest tip of The Palm’s West Crescent, One&Only The Palm, an intimate enclave with modern Arabesque design, will welcome Bryan Pietersen from acclaimed London bar Purl. The pop-up takes place at 101, a chic over-water lounge next to the resort’s private marina, boasting breath-taking views of the iconic Dubai skyline. Guests will be able to sample Purl’s multi-sensory cocktails, including Mr Hyde, Cerez Joker and Mind The Gap, inspired by classic recipes from the prohibition era with an added flair and creativity.
Friday 21st , Saturday 22nd , Sunday 23rd of September
Michael Stephenson from Lucky Shaker, South Africa
The owner of Durban-based Lucky Shaker, Michael Stephenson, will be taking over Vista Bar at One&Only Cape Town, for a weekend of seasonal drinks served in fun and innovative ways. Guests can enjoy cocktails from the award-winning mixologist, who has represented South Africa in a number of cocktail competitions, while taking in expansive panoramic views of Table Mountain.
Thursday 27th, Friday 28th, Saturday 29th of September
Kong from Ku Bar, Bangkok
From the bustling streets of Old Town Bangkok to the pristine white shores of One&Only Reethi Rah, Ku Bar is transported to an idyllic island paradise for an exclusive three day pop-up. Voted one of Asia’s 50 Best Bars 2017, Ku Bar spotlights local ingredients, attention to detail and sophisticated techniques.
Come and sip on the flavours of these stunning resort locations.