Philip Salter

(Contributor)

Director of The Entrepreneurs Network, tenentrepreneurs.org. He's also City A.M.'s resident cocktail columnist.

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Cuba is in the news for all the right reasons. President Obama just popped over for an unprecedented visit – part of the painfully [...]

29 March
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"Married and bored or single and lonely”. That’s our choice according to Chris Rock, the reigning comedic heir to Eddie Murphy [...]

8 March
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I never met Dick Bradsell. My brother-in-law worked for him at the now defunct Detroit bar, but I never took the chances I had [...]

2 March
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There are right and wrong times to drink certain cocktails. A negroni with breakfast, an espresso martini before dinner and a [...]

24 February
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At the end of last year I was faced with the terrifying prospect of having to decide where to propose to my then girlfriend (now, [...]

16 February
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The EU referendum should be decided by voters informed by a balanced debate of the key issues. That debate risks becoming emotive, [...]

22 January
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It's at this time of year that the puritanical prohibitionists start to circle. They can sniff out your Christmas excesses from [...]

13 January
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It must be a sign of age but I'm increasingly uneasy hanging around youngsters on a night out. It's probably because I've been [...]

17 November
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Everything in this world has a price. And for an undisclosed, but no doubt princely sum, Belvedere vodka has become the official [...]

30 October
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T­he best bar in the world is London's Artesian. At least, it is according to the authoritative annual World's Best Bar Awards. [...]

13 October
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Shoreditch’s Worship Street Whistling Shop has undergone a face-lift and has a new cocktail list to boot. I popped down to [...]

6 October
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I hate to be the one to break it to you, but the Square Mile isn’t a great place for cocktails. Sure, you can now get them [...]

22 September
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Today, as you sip your morning coffee, take a moment to ponder London’s great institutions built under the influence of caffeine. [...]

16 September
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Brunch, as we all know, is the most important meal of the week. So if you haven’t already, lay down that greasy spoon and brunch [...]

18 August
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The Spritz may have been born by the canals of Venice, but it’s coming of age on the packed terraces of London’s rooftop [...]

5 August
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