The occasion: Five X.P., touted as the world’s first ‘extra pure’ brandy, was launched on 31 August at the Horse’s Mouth at the Forum shopping mall.
Hosted by actor Allan Wu, guests mingled with founder Alan Wong who conceived of this one-of-a-kind brandy with four other partners here in Singapore.
The bites: Specially hand-picked canapés such as mentai cheese, aigamo (braised duck breast), hotate shinjo (scallop balls), urajiro shiitake (fish cake in shiitake mushrooms), eihire (roastedstingray fins) were served during the launch.
The sips: Guests were treated to their first sips of Five X.P. brandy, as well as Laurent-Perrier Champagne.