On Thursday, August 7th, tailored menswear brand SHERMAИ | PRESTOИ, hosted an intimate evening to celebrate the spring 2015 menswear season at Manhattan’s lower east side hotspot, Botanic Lab. Powered by Defiant American Single Malt Whisky, fashion industry professionals were treated to an open bar of ‘Whiskey Covey’ cocktails, a signature drink designed to represent the SHERMAИ | PRESTOИ gentleman’s social beverage of choice. During the evening toast, designers Sherman Joseph and Preston Williams announced that the upcoming SHERMAИ | PRESTOИ Spring 2015 presentation entitled, “Covey,” will take place on Saturday, September 6th, 2014, as an official collection of Mercedes Benz NY Fashion Week.
Special Guests included: Philip Sblenodorio, Founder of Sprezza Box; Mustafa Kacar of Astute Attire; Tyrone Farley of True Fashionista Now; Jamal Jackson, Creator of Style Society Guy; Sam Perry, Menswear Buyer & Internet Personality of SamCPerry.com; Aaron Wester, Founder of The Modern Otter; John Simon, Creator of John Simon Daily, Nathan E. Coleman, CEO and Owner of Bedford & Broome; and John Tarantino of Martenero Watches, among many others.
The ‘Whiskey Covey’ was curated by renowned mixologist Miguel Aranda. Get the recipe below.
INGREDIENTS IN THE WHISKEY COVEY COCKTAIL:
- 1.5 oz Defiant American Single Malt Whisky
- .75 oz Simple Syrup (one part water, one part sugar)
- Splash of Green Tea
- Splash of Lemon Juice
- Garnish: Blood Orange Wedge & Fresh Mint
- Glass: Rocks
HOW TO MAKE THE WHISKEY COVEY COCKTAIL:
- Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake, and strain into a rocks glass filled with ice. Garnish with blood orange wedge and fresh mint
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