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Nov 9th

Are you a Negroni Devotee?

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Negroni is often touted to be the drink of the bartender.  A classic combination of Gin (in our case Tanquary 10 is our preferred mixer), Campari and Sweet Vermouth first made for Count Negroni when he demanded a different drink than the popular Americano of the day back in the 1930’s. It is not surprising […]

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Dec 23rd

Merry Xmas to all the Lustre Faithfull

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Thank you so much for your support in 2015.   From the Team at lustre we wish you all the very best for the Christmas and New Year Season and look forward to welcoming you back in 2016. Lustre Bar will be closed from the 24 Decenmber 2015 through to Jan 4th 2016 and reopening […]

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Mar 3rd

Finally a purpose for Speed Cameras

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Gotta love this idea that won Volkswagen’s Fun Theory campaign. Imagine every car that goes past a speed camera that isn’t speeding goes into a monthly lottery and can win some of the money that is garnered from those that were speeding. Brilliant! One for the Bailleau suggestion box. Support our campaign. Finally a useful […]

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Jan 21st

Red-Oke: Abomination or Inspired Creation?

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For those of you not in the know, Red-Oke is a drink that is made by mixing Red wine with Coke. For the purist this is unfathomable, akin to the act of vandalism which occurs when coke is added to a quality whisky like Laphroaig. But to those that have ventured off the path of […]

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Jan 15th

Transforming Lustre

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Thanks everyone for your feedback and we are glad you like the new look.  I’d just like to say at this point a big thank you to all those who helped in the transformation of Lustre of the Christmas New Year break. A special thanks goes to Suze (what an artist), Jordan, Russell, Caitlin, the […]

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