Best Sips Worldwide | Cocktails & Conversations w/ The World's Best Bartenders
About This Show
Meet your new favorite drinking companion, Susan Schwartz, an American travel writer living in London. Thanks to her mother’s love of martini’s, the first words she spoke were, “Shaken Not Stirred” and she's been obsessed by the history of cocktails every since. Through the years, she's been lucky enough to sip some of the best, made by the best. Join her each week as she introduces you to the movers and shakers of the world’s most famous watering holes.
Most Recent Episode
Thor de Mendoza & Gary Jones - Westin Doha's Hunters Room & Grill
6 days ago
One is from India and the other Spain, but together they have conquered the Doha cocktail scene. Thor de Mendoza, Venue Manager, and Gary Jones, Bartender, of the Hunters Room & Grill at the new Westin Doha Hotel & Spa have drawn local and foreign crowds to their happy hour, thanks to their creative cocktail & mocktail menu. Inspired by the best grill rooms around the world, the Hunters Room's meat-heavy menu deserves to be accompanied by the best cocktails there are. Thor and Gary have used their ingenuity to create what they call their Grilled Mixology Collection. Grilled fruits are the basis for many of their iconic cocktails, such as the Grilled Pineapple Mojito and the Grilled Citrus Margarita. Also on trend is their Gin Infusion Bar - pick your choice of Gin, infuse it with your favorite ingredients, like cucumber, green apple or even thyme, and it’s yours and only yours. If you don’t drink, there are loads of equally creative mocktails. With Hunters being only a few months old, it will be exciting to check back with Thor and Gary it get all the Doha gossip! Watch Thor make the infamous Grilled Pineapple Mojito on our Youtube Channel This coming year we will be covering new bars and old classics - come back next week to find out who’s serving what! Thanks for listening to Best Sips Worldwide, a spin-off of Best Bits Worldwide. For more information and links to everything that piqued your interest on the podcast, plus a bit more, please visit Best Bits Worldwide.com. Follow me on Twitter at @BestBitsWorld. My theme music is by Steven Shapiro and used with permission. Best Sips is produced by Evo Terra.