In Bangkok, the ‘sky bars’ are limitless!

These recipes are inspired by cocktails served at the Sky Bar at State Tower, where the recent hit movie Hangover 2 was filmed

The Hangovertini

  • 1½ oz Absolut 100 Vodka
  • ½ oz sweet and sour
  • 1 oz absinthe
  • ½ oz Monin simple syrup, or your own home blend, or agave syrup



 

Sky Cosmo
They give you the “earth” and the “sky”.

  • 1½ oz Absolut 100 vodka house infused with cranberry
  • 1 to 1½ oz cranberry juice
  • 1 to 2 drops vanilla extract
  • dried cranberries, mounted at the bottom of the martini glass

Earth

  • ¾ oz Chivas Regal
  • ¾ oz Reposado tequila
  • ¾ oz Cachaca
  • 1½ oz pink grapefruit juice
  • ½ oz kaffir lime juice



 

Ginger Apricot Martini

  • 1½ oz dark rum of choice house infused with apricots
  • ½ oz ginger purée
  • ½ oz fresh lime juice
  • ½ oz dry vermouth
  • Rosemary needle garnish

Cherry Berry Martini

  • 1½ oz Plymouth Gin
  • ½ oz Luxardo cherry liqueur
  • ½ oz fresh strawberry purée
  • ½ oz dry Vermouth


These recipes are inspired by cocktails served at the Red Sky bar at Centara Hotel, at Central World, Bangkok.

Centara Pearl

  • 1½ oz Absolut vodka
  • ½ oz Crème de Mur
  • 1 oz pineapple juice
  • ½ oz fresh lime juice
  • Basil



 

Ginger Berry

  • 1½ oz Absolut vodka
  • ½ oz crème de fraise
  • 1 oz fresh strawberry
  • 1 oz raspberry purée
  • 1 t ginger
  • Mint

Passionfruit Collins

  • 1½ oz Absolut
  • ½ oz passionfruit liqueur
  • 1 oz passionfruit purée
  • Splash of sprite
  • Passionfruit slice
  • Mint
  • Ice cubes with mint slivers



 

Imperial mojito

  • 1½ oz dark rum of choice (LH recommends Zacapa)
  • 1 to 1½ oz fruit puree of choice (pictured, with passion fruit puree)
  • ½ oz lime juice
  • Brown sugar rim
  • 5–10 mint leaves(note: better Thai bars are generous with the mint leaves!)
  • Champagne topper

Hot Lychee

  • 1½ oz gin of choice (LH recommends Hendricks or Plymouth Gin)
  • 1 to 1½ oz lychee purée
  • ½ oz ginger purée
  • Kaffir lime leaves
  • Chili float

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