The London Nº1 around the World – The Pearl (Shanghai)

Every day more than 24 million people walk the streets of Shanghai, one of the cities with the most inhabitants on the planet.


The gastronomy in this country is broad and varied, however there’s nothing better than a good recommendation to succeed at the time of stopping to enjoy a unique evening.


The Pearl is an establishment located in the district of Hongkou, to the north of Shanghai, and it’s one of the most popular restaurants in the city. It’s known for its spectacular atmosphere and live music. Every night you will be surprised with a different live performance that is just a small taste of what this restaurant offers.



The Pearl consists of three independent areas where the clients can relax whilist trying their best cocktails, such as the Gin of Thrones. This delicious cocktail, with a touch of basil, was their bet for the World Gin Day 2016 edition.



If you want to prepare it yourself, continue reading and discover this fantastic recipe.




Gin Of Thrones





  • 30 ml London Nº1.WGD_2016_cocktail_Mejorada
  • 30 ml Limoncello.
  • 30 ml Orgeat (Barley or Almond drink).
  • 5 leaves of fresh basil, thyme or sage.


Mix the ingredients, shake firmly and serve.


The London Nº1 around the world – PLATEAU (LONDON)

The Plateau restaurant and grill at Canary Wharf, the important business hub in East London, offers both contemporary, French dining Plateau_1and modern, grilled food in a stylish yet relaxed setting overlooking Canada Square.


You can enjoy dining on Plateau’s outdoor terraces, located on the 4th floor of Canary Wharf. Here you can taste one of their latest cocktails, prepared by the talented team of mixologists, who serve classic drinks and the most on-trend creations.

The Skyscraper, one of their signature cocktails, was created for the 2016 World Gin Day. This is a delicious cocktail that you’ll surely want to try to make yourself at home.




  • 50 ml. The London Nº 1.
  • 20 ml. lemon.
  • 15 ml. Chambord.
  • 10 ml. Maraschino.
  • 5 ml. Yellow Chartreause.
  • 5 ml. Gomme.



Shake it all up, pour it into a Martini glass and garnish with some orange zest.



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