New head bartender and new drinks @ Smoke & Mirrors

After a long hiatus, I was glad to visit one of my favourite bars in Singapore. Smoke & Mirrors is a rooftop bar at National Gallery Singapore, just a stone's throw away from the Central Business District. This cosy spot is the first place that comes to mind whenever I have overseas guests visiting — especially with its magnificent views of the Singapore skyline I was greeted by the new head bartender Jorge Conde upon my arrival. Originally a graphic designer by trade, this f

Smoke & Mirrors, National Gallery Singapore

After an amazing omakase lunch at Yàn, we ascended to the rooftop bar of National Gallery. Overlooking the Padang and Marina Bay, we were sitting at one of the most scenic spots in Singapore getting ready to indulge in some of the most creative and gastronomic cocktails at Smoke & Mirrors. The interior of Smoke & Mirrors reminded me of a scene I had watched in a tv series of an old gentlemen's lounge. The bar itself is quite compact but its design is really cool and much like