Adrian Fartais, Head Bartender at Studio Bar shares his recipe for the ‘Viva Autumn’ Cocktail available at K West Hotel & Spa exclusively for this year’s London Cocktail Week.

Viva Autumn consists of the most renowned Italian liqueur with its lemon yellow colouring and harmonious taste. Treat your taste buds this Cocktail Week with this easy to follow recipe.

Viva Autumn Cocktail

  • Absolute Citron 37.50ml
  • Luxardo Limoncello: 7.5 ml
  • 6 fresh Basil leaves
  • Fresh lime juice: 15ml
  • Agave syrup: 7.5ml
  • Dash Green Absinthe
  • Physalis fruit


  • Coupe Martini


  • Muddle fresh basil leaves, limes, and agave
  • Add Limoncello, Absolute, and a dash of Absinthe
  • Shake
  • Double strain and garnish


  • Hint of Thai Basil
  • Physalis fruit
  • Ground Pink pepper & sea salt.

Viva Autumn Cocktail

K West Hotel & Spa’s fun and vibrant ambience is fused with ultimate relaxation in a prime location. Situated in Shepherds Bush, the hotel is on the doorstep of Westfield shopping centre, the largest urban retail destination in Europe. Fashionable areas such as Notting Hill, Portobello Road and Kensington are also just a short walk away.

K West Hotel & Spa, Richmond Way, London W14 0AX
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