🇮🇹 Milano • @1930cocktailbar is no longer a secret but that doesn't hold it back from being the best bar in East Milano. The antique furniture, romantic lighting, (1) eye-catching bar counter and friendly and talented barmen continue to push this bar forward, with 1930 now receiving international acclaim, having recently done guest bars shifts at @elcopitasbar and @paradiso_barcelona. To gain access to this secret bar, you must first get to know the guys at MAG, the sister bar of 1930. If you're lucky, you'll be given a one time invitation. If you're even more lucky you'll eventually receive the membership card, an honor bestowed upon regular visitors who demonstrate a true passion for the bar, cocktails and life.
Beyond the mesmerizing ambiance at the 1930 secret cocktail bar, the drinks are superb, with the current list being the best since the speakeasy's conception 4 years ago. The favorites include the hot drink ***** (2) Xibalda made with the blue blazer method and featuring Don Julio Tequila, Ron Zacapa 23, Kaffir Lime, Citrus and Water, Chilli Pepper, Demerara and Chocolate, and ***** (3) The Mountain with Farmily 2016, Honey Alpe, Alpine Freshness, Beeswax, Peychaud’s bitters and Absinthe.
The best signature is the ***** (4) Lighthouse of Scoltand (Faro di Scozia) which has Laphroaig quarter cask, sea water, distilled earth, stout and vanilla, milk, aromatic bitters. It is liquid gold.
#cocktailpilgrim 🎳🍸💎 Photo of Faro and bar counter by @toneyfernandez, photo of new drinks