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Local ingredients and a local cocktail? GPT will soon offer it at Byrdi, a new cocktail bar in its ELLA precinct on Melbourne's La Trobe Street.
The developer and owner of shopping centres, offices and mixed-use precincts across the country has paired up with bearded barman Luke Whearty, founder of acclaimed Singapore bar Operation Dagger, for the venue that will open in June and focus on drink themes and ingredients local to Melbourne.
Whearty, who last month was making cocktails in...