Football fans can stream this year’s FIFA World Cup live at Bar Rouge, New World Makati Hotel’s newly-reopened whisky lounge. Guests can root for their favorite team as they square off in the preliminary matches from November 20 to December 6 with a minimum consumable spend of PHP600 nett, and see them battle it out in the quarter finals all the way to final games from December 9 to 19 for a spend of PHP1,000 nett or more. The world-renowned sports spectacle held every four years will be hosted in Qatar, with 32 countries officially competing for the championship. It is anticipated to gather millions of live spectators watching 64 matches and more than three billion viewers streaming globally.

At Bar Rouge, guests have a wide selection of premium whiskies and whisky cocktails paired with a curated food menu. Over 60 single-malt whisky varieties highlighting top-shelf brands from Japan, Taiwan and Scotland are available, as well as signature whisky cocktails – Single Malt Whisky Sour, Sazerac, Perfect Manhattan, Peated Amaretto Sour, Boulevardier, New York Sour, Mint Julep, and Old Fashioned.

Bar Rouge’s refreshed menu by Executive Chef Giovanni Sias pairs well with each of the whisky varieties and cocktails. Bacon-wrapped cheese-stuffed dates with honey whisky, Grilled US striploin cubes with sauteed mushrooms, Pan-roasted chorizo bites with toasted ciabatta, Poached shrimp cocktail with spicy horseradish sauce, Batter-fried onion rings with blue cheese dip, Smoked salmon on rye butter bread, Warm mini quiche Lorraine, and Manchego cheese with warm rosemary focaccia are ideal to pair with any of the drinks available.

Bar Rouge is open from Mondays to Saturdays from 6pm to 1am. For reservations, guests can call +63288116888 ext. 3679, e-mail, or send a mobile message on Viber or Whatsapp via +639178884194. More news and promos are available on the hotel’s official Facebook and Instagram accounts as well as on the website