History of Absinthe

At Smokestack, we love our wall of spirits, especially sharing this collection with guests whilst educating and dispelling myths. Being heavily influenced by New Orleans we have dealt out our fair share of absinthe inspired

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Northern Soul History

The Northern Soul scene was exciting, amphetamine-fuelled and resolutely underground. The term “NORTHERN SOUL” was first penned by Soul journalist Dave Godin, around 1970, in the music magazine Blues ‘n’ Soul. Godin coined the term

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