Some call it Mother’s Ruin, but we think this classic liquor doesn’t deserve the bad reputation. Sure, there’s no doubt that gin may have caused the fall of a reveler or two, but we’re exceptionally pleased that this old-fashioned tipple is making a comeback.
And, London's newest and hottest bars are embracing gin’s prodigal return with gusto. We’ve cherry-picked nine of our favorites — from fable-inspired wonderlands to speakeasies surreptitiously hidden in pie shops — and we convinced the bartenders to share recipes for their best cocktails. So, get ready to go out — or pick up a bottle of Tanqueray and stay in — either way, it’s time to enjoy some of the best drinks in London.
Want even more R29? Get the latest news, tips, and can't-resist stories delivered straight to your newsfeed, in real time.
With all this inclement weather, we know what you're thinking: "How the heck is my makeup going to stay put with hail, sleet, and snow thrashing at my face?" Add the fact that it's prime Netflix-binging season — with all the crying sessions that entails — and the answer becomes simple: waterproof makeup.
In Western cultures, we tend to avoid death at all costs. We avoid thinking about it and talking about it, and when faced with it, we often go to extraordinary measures to delay it. Photographer Cathrine Ertmann decided to confront death head-on. Her project "About Dying" is a "photo essay from the morgue" that "works as read