Cocktail Recipe: Callooh Callay’s ‘Super Freak’

Taking place alongside Burns Night (25th January), this year, Scotch Whisky Weekend is a new mini festival from DrinkUp.London in partnership with

Moreover, a number of London bars will also celebrate Scotch Whisky Weekend, with four days of cocktail tours championing £6 cocktails for Festival Pass holders. For the event, Shoreditch bar Callooh Callay has collaborated with Monkey Shoulder on a limited-edition whisky cocktail – the ‘Super Freak’ – available throughout January, served in a miniature disco ball.

Speaking on the cocktail, Nazareth Rodriguez, Callooh Callay Bartender, said: “[The ‘Super Freak’ is] a tropical and fruity drink with a strong scotch smokiness that follows through, from start to finish.”


30ml Monkey Shoulder

10ml Smokey Monkey

15ml Xante cognac-based pear liquor

15ml lemon juice

20ml freshly squeezed apple juice

20ml pear puree

2 dashes cardamom bitters


Add all ingredients to shaker.

Shake and strain into a disco ball. Serve.

Further information on Callooh Callay can be found here.


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