A barman poses for a picture while stirring the newly invented cocktail “Coronavirus”, named after the rapidly-spreading coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in a bar in Moscow, Russia March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Evgenia Novozhenina
MOSCOW (Reuters) – A Moscow bar says it has found a remedy for the growing angst caused by the global coronavirus outbreak: a colourful cocktail named after the rapidly-spreading virus.
Moscow’s Razvedka Bar began selling its “coronavirus” cocktail on Wednesday. The cocktail is served in a glass with two medical syringes, one containing a bright red and the other a bright green liquid, though the bar’s manager, Anton Zagariya, declined to identify the ingredients used.
Zagariya said the cocktail was designed to help Muscovites refrain from panicking as the country records an increasing number of cases of the virus. As of Thursday, Russia had recorded 199 cases and one coronavirus-related death.
“The idea of this cocktail came suddenly, just like the…
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