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Chefs’ drinking holes

SMITH STREET TAPS #02-062, 335 Smith Street Chinatown Complex.Tel: 9430 2750Opening hours: Tue-Sat 6.30pm-10.30pm Drink: “Beer of course and whatever is on rotating tap. I like IPAs.” What’s coming up: Stone IPA ($12/pint), Rogue Farms 7 Hop IPA ($13/pint), Deschutes Fresh…

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In good spirits: whisky, gin and vodka

Whisky Monkey Shoulder ? This is a new-age Scotch ’triple malt’ that has been reinvented for playfulness, whether you want to drink it neat, on the rocks or mixed. The ’triple’ means a combination of three single malt whiskies matured…

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Gourmet bars with a casual, laidback soul. Check out My Little Tapas Place, Blackbird Bistro and Bar and the relaunched Breeze this month.

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Spotting NDP fireworks

Photo credit: Catalunya Singapore Whether you don’t want to spend a cent, or don’t mind splurging on a few drinks, here are our vantage spots for a few magical minutes of crackling lights. Orgo The fireworks view from Orgo, on…

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Best sips under $40 online—the whites

Dominique Portet Fontaine Sauvignon Blanc 2013 $37 Origin: Yarra Valley Grape: Sauvignon Blanc Occasion: Floral and balanced, this delicate Sauvignon Blanc with crisp citrus notes is made by a French winemaker in Australia. It is a classic with fish dishes…

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July Bar Watch

Outpost Bar & BistroRecharge with drinks, good music and bar fare at prices that won’t break the bank at Outpost Bar & Bistro. Giant swings dot the al fresco area where you can relax and nurse your drink of choice….