Darkside at the Rosewood Hong Kong is already celebrating, even before the full onslaught of the festive celebrations. The highly-popular bar has collected three awards in just one day, and it’s all down to Director of Bars Arkadiusz Rybak, Beverage Manager Simone Rossi, and the award-winning team of mixologists.
DarkSide, Rosewood Hong Kong’s sophisticated cocktail parlour with sultry live jazz, is celebrating making the recently-announced list of the World’s 50 Best Bars 2021 by William Reed Business Media.
Now listed among the world’s finest bar institutions, DarkSide made the top fifty by coming in 49th place. It follows the bars inaugural entry into Asia’s 50 Best Bars 2021, and in addition to this, it was also named as Best Hotel Bar and Best Bar of the Year by Time Out Hong Kong on the same night.
The award-winning bar team is led by Rosewood’s Director of Bars Arkadiusz Rybak and DarkSide Beverage Manager Simone Rossi, who have demonstrated unwavering leadership throughout one of the hospitality industry’s most turbulent years.
“We are incredibly honoured to be a part of the World’s 50 Best Bars list for our first ever time – a true testament to the hard work of our team at the DarkSide since our hotel opening in 2019,” says Director of Bars Arkadiusz Rybak. “We are are all thrilled with winning three awards in one day and are beyond grateful for the continuous support given by our guests.”
“Since opening our doors back in 2019, the DarkSide has been evolving alongside the ever-changing trends and needs of our customers,” says Beverage Manager Simon Rossi. “We are thrilled to be the recipient of such a prestigious award and are inspired to learn and grow more than ever.”
Celebrate Christmas with Festive Cocktails throughout December
This December, one of the world’s best bars is offering everything from mulled wine to Christmas cocktails, making it one of the ultimate destinations to grab a festive tipple.
The bars inimitable Simone Rossi will be celebrating the season with two new spiced cocktails, Lost in the Toddy inspired by the classic Hot Toddy, featuring Bruichladdich The Classic Laddie, biscotti, lemon, apple, ginger, chamomile, and cinnamon tea; and the ever-soothing All the Way Mulled Wine with Remy Martin VSOP, Visciolata del Carindale, spices and ginger.
Festive cocktails will be served throughout the month of December till 1st January 2022, priced at HK$180+10% each.
Address: Level Two, Rosewood Hong Kong, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong. For more information, visit www.darkside.hk.
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