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01 April 2023

Celebrating Spring Harvest with Roku Gin

From 6 April to 26 May 2023, Roku Gin is collaborating with some of the trendiest cocktail bars in Klang Valley to create cocktails that celebrate the "Shun" spring harvest - the Sakura, Grapefruit, Apricot, Kumquat, Plum and Honeydew.

"Shun", (旬 , pronounced shoon) in Japanese means seasonal ingredients that are harvested at its peak - when it is at its very best, most succulent, and flavourful.

Penrose will feature grapefruit cocktails that pairs with the fruit's citrus, tart and bitter flavours.
Rising Sun, The Sakura’s Calling, Momoiro (RM 55)

For more and reservations:149, Jalan Petaling, 50000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan
M : +6016 230 0905

Coley pays homage to Japanese traditions and customs in cocktails that feature flavours of the sakura flower.

The Hanami, Sa-Kura, Nanoka (RM 49)

For more and reservations:
6-G, Jalan Abdullah, Bangsar, 59000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan
M : +6019 270 9179

Concubine Bar balances the sweet and tart notes of the apricot in their cocktails.
The Summer Apricot, The San Parasol Apricot, Apricot Cherry Breezer (RM 42)

For more and reservations:
Lot 2, Jalan Panggong, 50000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan
m: +6011 6090 2416 

Jann KL pairs the sweet and sour flavours of kumquat in their signature cocktails.
Kumquat G&T, Kyushu, Nozomi (RM 45)

For more and reservations:
Four Seasons by Sheraton Kuala Lumpur, 2, Jalan Balai Polis, 50000 Kuala Lumpur
t: +603-2035 7333

Bar Terumi features the rich sweetness of plum in its the cocktails.
The Winstone,  Kemuri (RM 48), Ramune (RM 42)

For more and reservations:
9a, Jalan 20/16, Taman Paramount, 46300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
M : +6011 5915 0308

Rakh's Roku Melon cocktails incorporates the melon's rich floral sweetness in 3 different ways.
Roku Melon (RM50-RM55)

For more and reservations:
E-1-01, Level 1, Block E, The Five, Kompleks Pejabat Damansara, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
M : +6017 617 3930

Our recommendation? Try them all and don't say we bojio!

Images: Roku Gin Malaysia