8 ½ BOMBANA New Cocktail Creation

On hot summer nights, whether it’s a gathering of three to five friends looking to sit back, relax and chill, or sweet couple times, get your evening going with  8 ½ Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA Shanghai new cocktail collection, offering cool and refreshing new tastes for summer.

Jerry’s New Creation

Jerry, bar manager of 8 ½ Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA in Shanghai, is passionate about spirits and has many years of experience as a professional bartender, having worked in many high-end restaurants and bars on the bund. He has his own unique understanding and views on spirits and cocktails.

“Spirits and ingredients cannot be separated, so I’m very keen on blending spices and ingredients with spirits to create new life and interpret the ‘protagonist’ itself in the simplest way.” Says Jerry.

This summer, Jerry tailor made 3 series of cocktails for 8 ½ Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA Shanghai, including: SEASONAL, INFUSED and 8 ½ CLASSIC series.



The summer limited cocktails look good as they taste. Blended with summer fruits, the cocktails are refreshing and pleasant, making it such rewarding accompaniments to summer.


Hendricks gin base. Inspired from the hot and thirsty Shanghai’s summer, with a touch of refreshing cucumber and pineapple.


Tequila Blanco base with tropical and basil hints. Just let it transport you to Mexico.


Vodka base. Sweetness from the mango and a little bit of sour form the grapefruit, the fresh mint leaves will make you much cooler and sober.


Rum base. Blueberry is very popular and it’s also one of the protagonists of our summer. It will guide the other berries and bubbles to occupy your mouth. BOOM!!!



Among the 8 ½ Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA new cocktails Jerry creates, the most special is INFUSED immerse cocktail series. Jerry visit all over China, and explore new special local ingredients into the spirit, INFUSED series is therefore, Jerry with many special ingredients such as jasmine tea and dried chilli, cedar, thyme do soaked spirit base made four amazing cocktails.


Jasmine infused in Gin dance with elderflower. Smell gently and you will dream in the anthemy.


Three kinds of chili infused in smoky Mezcal, especially the Sichuan pepper will make a very special feeling on your tongue.


Cedar wood infused in bourbon, endow the whiskey a different life. The fragrance from the wood will make you enchanted.


Thyme infused in Gin, very gentle and clear herb flavor with sweet and sour. Easy life, easy drink.



Jerry’s reinterpretation for a multiple classic Italian cocktails of 8 ½ Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA, reveal a new Italian conception! Here comes White Negroni, Amaro Sour, Gimlet, Black Manhattan and Old Fashioned.

We look forward to welcoming you!