Brighton Magazine

The Brighton Magazine

Selected Brighton Magazine Article

Sunday 27 January 2013

Buffalo Trace Launches Prohibition Inspired Pop-­‐Up Bar In Hove

Following its acclaimed launch in London in October of last year, The Buffalo Bourbon Empire is set to relocate to an unassuming street corner of Hove from 25 January 2013.



Brought to you by award-­winning Buffalo Trace Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, this hugely successful pop-­up bar, inspired by the Prohibition era, will be open for just two weeks.

Secretly located on the top floor of The Wick Inn, Hove, take a step back in time as you ascend the spiral staircase that leads you to a small landing with a guarded door.

Behind this door lies a true taste of a 1920s speakeasy, from its concealed entrance through to the authentic American cocktails served by skilful Prohibition bartenders. 


Whilst savouring an Old Fashioned, discover entertainment from the era, craps and roulette tables and even a Prohibition quiz night.

Discerning Buffalo Trace connoisseurs will also be on hand to offer tastings and masterclasses where you can explore and learn about the world"s best whiskeys.

Warning:: Practice the art of speaking quietly in public about The Buffalo Bourbon Empire so as not to alert the Federal Prohibition agents or neighbours.

RSVP to guestlist@buffalobourbonempire.com with your name, number of guests and preferred date or register for a masterclass at masterclass@buffalobourbonempire.com.


by: Mike Cobley


Share    

Brighton and Hove Albion football fans are wising-up to their risk of prostate cancer and taking action against the disease following an awareness campaign from the club's charitable arm, Albion in the Community.
The Martlets Hospice is asking women from Brighton & Hove to dig out their unwanted handbags for a  new charity auction event.
Musicians Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott will be protesting outside Next, Upper Mall, Churchill Square, Brighton, on Tuesday 9th December at 3pm.
Organisations across the Brighton are working together to raise awareness of the importance of HIV Testing, especially for those groups with the highest reported incidences of HIV - these are gay men and African people.  
Sir Ian McKellen has given his backing to Wonderkid, an LGBT short film that wants to tackle homophobia in football and provide an insight into the trauma caused by homophobic stigma and challenge preconceptions about what it is to be ‘masculine'.
Former Brighton resident and Supergrass frontman Gaz Coombes is gearing up to release his second solo album, Matador.
Imagine your mind has been wiped: memories, knowledge, experiences, language - every word you ever spoke, has vanished. If eventually you found the words, what would you say? 
A funny fella with a brain as razor sharp as his wit - and don't you just love him for it - Jimmy Carr has honed his craft and now uses his audience as the backbone of his stand-up.
Brighton-based veteran Folk-Rockers the Levellers have teamed up multi-BBC Folk Award winners Bellowhead, to record a new version of their cautionary tale of all things alcoholic, Just The One.
Tree planting events are set to take place around East Sussex as part of an ambitious UK-wide project by the Woodland Trust to mark the centenary of the First World War.
Sussex's arts calendar will be bolstered by a brand new event next year as Chestnut Tree House children's hospice and Brighton Dome join forces to host the Big Heart charity art auction in March 2015.
SoundCity, Brighton & Hove's Music Education Hub, has won national acclaim for its work inspiring children and young people into music.
Sophie Goodall, from Brighton will travel to Uganda with international development charity WaterAid to mark this year's World Toilet Day on 19th November. 

Archive search

Search our archives for what's on and gone for the best of this city's theatre music comedy news and much more...






Latest Brighton Jobs

Graduate Business Development Executive

Some experience in sales (Phone preferable). The company generates inbound leads and this essential role will manage those queries to guarantee a customer...
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd - Brighton
More details

Community Banker - Essentials Banking

You’ll build genuine relationships with our customers, in a culture that will encourage you to play an active role in your community by getting involved in...
Barclays - Henfield
More details

Web Applications Developer - Brighton - 35K

3 years + experience in a senior developer role. Greywood Associates are working with our market leading Digital Agency client on a new role, Web Application...
Greywood Associates Ltd - Brighton
More details

Front End Developer

City & Guilds Kineo (CGK) is a global, award-winning, innovative and vibrant e-learning and digital services company located in the centre of Brighton....
City & Guilds - Brighton
More details
Organising a conference or event in Brighton?
See our Brighton Conference section.
Brighton web design by ...ntd