Whiskey is a spirit distilled from fermented grains and aged in oak barrels, where it gets most of its colour and flavour from.
Our whiskey compendium is a humble tribute to this great spirit that is made and enjoyed all around the world.
Bourbon Barrel-Aged Old Tom Gin, Campari, Dry Vermouth £11.50
SALTY DOG’S GIMLET
Navy Strength Gin, Salt & Gunpowder Lime Cordial, Seaweed, Explosive £11.50
Pedro Ximenez Barrel-Aged Rum, Lime, Cane Sugar £10
Aged Port, Amaro, Rye Whiskey £9.50
LONDON TO NEW YORK
London Dry Gin, Rye Whiskey, Sweet Vermouth, Lemon, Demerara £11.50
Elderflower Cordial, Lemon Juice, Soda £5
Apple Juice, Mint, Lime, Demerara £5
Bitter Lemon, Marmalade, Grapefruit £5
Homemade Beetroot & Lime Cola £5
REMEMBER THE MAINE
Rye Whiskey, Sweet Vermouth, Cherry Brandy, Absinthe This drink first appeared in print in Charles H Baker’s 1933 book ‘A Gentleman’s Companion’. A cherry heavy sweet Manhattan with added anise complexity £11
Old Tom Gin, Liqueur de Violette, Lemon, Sugar Based on the eaarly 1900s recipe from Joel’s Green Room, NY, where it was said to be the house cocktail. A Gin Sour with a layer of floral complexity - this drink makes for a refreshing aperitif £9
BETWEEN THE SHEETS
Brandy, White Rum, Agave Sec, Lemon Equal measures of each ingredient creates a spectacular twist on a Sidecar. The sugar cane sweetness of the rum helps to balance the traditional tartness Sidecars tend to offer, resulting in a more rounded beverage. Hig £9.50
London Dry Gin, Antica Formula, Fernet Branca Created in the early 1900s for the actor Sir Charles Hawtrey. Upon trying it he remarked, ‘By jove! this is the real Hanky Panky!’ Essentially a sweet Martini with a herbal kick of Fernet £9
NEW YORK SOUR
Bourbon, Lemon, Sugar, Red Wine Born in the 1880s in Chicago and originally known as the Continental Sour, this drink found its fame when it caught on in New York. The Bourbon teams up deliciously with the red wine and leaves the palate suprisingly refres £10.50
At Barbecoa we're as obsessed with wine as we are with food. We seek out the very best producers to put together a diverse drinks list that showcases wine from all over the world. Some have established – and well-earned – reputations, while others we consider to be modern classics in the making.
Barbecue and grill speak an international language so the wine list at Barbecoa has an international flavour to match. There's something on there for everyone – don’t be afraid to try something new and, if you’re unsure, please ask as we're happy to talk you through the many wines and producers that we love.