Behold: World’s First Breathable Cocktail Bar

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“Visiting the bar will generate the same sort of awe and wonder we have all experienced when gazing up at the night’s sky. Imagine Disney meets De Sade in Barbarella’s castle by way of Medieval Times with flagons of ale.”

Lucy Shaw reports: Food and drink alchemists Bompas & Parr have launched the world’s first breathable cocktail bar in London’s Borough Market. Dubbed “Alcoholic Architecture”, the bar on Cathedral Street features a breathable cocktail cloud that guests can wander through and gulp up.

The immersive experience sees spirits and mixers turned into a cloud of alcohol with the help of humidifiers creating an environment of 140% humidity.

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“When atomised, what we normally think of as drink becomes an immersive, habitable environment – a diffuse form of architecture.”

Visitors are asked to don protective suits and breath in the cocktail vapour, with the alcohol entering the bloodstream through the lungs and eyeballs rather…

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