Is there anything better than sipping on an expertly crafted cocktail on a summer’s evening? We think not. With that in mind, TheTaste Summer Cocktail Festival takes the hassle out of the hunt for Ireland’s finest shaken and stirred favourites.
With hotspot cocktail bars around the country showcasing their skills with a special cocktail to tantalize our readers’ tastebuds and quench their thirst for innovative new creations, #TasteCocktailFest is not to be missed.
From now until the end of August, make it your business to sample and sip as many creative concoctions in our exciting festival line up as you can – cheers!
Tonight We Dance – €11
Delight your senses with this refreshing and colourful combination of fruits, ideal to sip on a relaxed summer evening.
– Absolut Vanilla
– Orange Liqueur
– Strawberry puree
– Passion fruit puree
– Fresh lime and lemonade
Sophie’s is a beautiful and modern glasshouse restaurant, boasting stunning 360 degree views of Dublin, from cityscape to countryside, it has an outlook like no other – Dublin’s weather is our wallpaper!
Their New York – Italian – Irish menu consists of meats, fish, vegetables, fruits, herbs and dairy which are delivered daily by local suppliers, ensuring everything on the menu is fresh and utterly delicious. They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner daily with a delectable brunch menu on the weekends. From their wood-fire flatbreads and pasta favourites at lunchtime to succulent steaks and fish specials at dinner, the chefs pack every mouthful with international and Irish flavours.
The atmosphere changes with the flow of the day, from a laid back sunrise through to a buzzing night sky, seven-days-a-week and their team love nothing more than to ensure you’re experience is one to remember. They also take big pride in delivering a cheerful and courteous service to all guests.
Perched elegantly on top of The Dean Dublin there’s no fuss or formality, simply a brilliant and friendly experience.
Sophie’s Bar is at the very heart of our rooftop restaurant. Pull up a stool and get comfortable at any time, day or night to take in the incredible views of the Dublin skyline while our amazing team of bartenders create a world-class cocktail crafted from only the very best of liquors and mixed with delicious homemade cordials and tinctures.
If cocktails are not your thing then we highly recommend something from their wide selection of beers on draught and bottles of craft, both local and international. They also stock Champagne and wines from all around the world and are proud with their fine selection including the world-renowned Château La Coste vineyard from the Aix-en-Provence, France.
Should the mood take you, feel free to step outside and enjoy your refreshments out on their spacious rooftop terrace set high above Dublin City Centre’s famed Harcourt Street.
Every Thursday – Saturday from 11:00 pm Sophie’s bring you HIGHLINE; A New York Late Night Vibe in Dublin’s Only Rooftop venue! It’s late night drinks. It’s deadly tunes. It’s a brilliant place to hang out well into the wee hours.
There’s no cover charge, there’s no booking required, just get in, get up and get down!
They’ve got DJs playing back to back tunes that’ll get you moving. Expect to hear tunes from the likes of Talking Heads, Phoenix, Hercules & The Love Affair, Todd Terje, CHIC, David Bowie, Roy Ayers and loads more.