- Dutch Courage
- 51 Alfred St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006
Dutch Courage Officer’s Mess brings a the charm of the 19th century Britain to Fortitude Valley, and is the place to go for your late night gin fix! Located in a modern office building, the two level bar consists of a downstairs drinking parlour filled with tropical plants, and retro safari memorabilia. The upstairs level consists of a smaller bar featuring in theme wallpaper and a marvellous selection of seating for your drinking crew. Be sure to dive into a culinary journey while sipping your cocktail as Dutch Courage offers a menu drawing on spices and cooking styles from North Africa. From char-grilled prawns to flank steak, you’ll find something to keep you satiated!
Let’s not take away the attention from their vast selection of cocktails though. The main bar offers an impressive list of 250+ spirits to choose from. This includes more than 130 gins and craft beer on tap. From a rum punch to a Charlie Chaplin to your standard G&T, Dutch Courage crafts their cocktails with conviction. Next time you’re looking for a feed and five star cocktails, be sure to check out Dutch Courage.
Signature Drink: Charlie Chaplin
30ml Hayman’s Sloe Gin
30ml Apricot Brandy
30ml Lime Juice
2. Shake to combine, and strain into glass
3. Garnish with lime peel