Not only is the scenery of Reykjavik stunning but the cocktail scene is growing up quite nicely too.
When it comes to mixology, Italy is rivaling many cocktail hot-spots for drinks quality. Want to explore beyond typical Italian aperitivos and Tuscan wines? Take a look at our list of some of the best cocktail bars in Rome.
Vermouth is not only on-trend and great for cocktails, it’s worth trying on its own as well. This month I had a great chat with aperitif culture expert Francois Monti for this month’s episode of Paris Cocktail Talk all about French vermouth.
While you might think of apples when you think of Normandy, pears are important fruits there too. And Christian Drouin has a very limited edition gin made from pears.
Get ready for sunnier days and stock up on the latest expression from the OG of French gin that’s the perfect choice for this summer’s gin & tonics!
Ever wonder what it would be like to move to Provence from America and start distilling a gin-style spirit with the local ingredients?
What’s it like to run a cooking school in Paris before and during a pandemic? We talk to Jane Bertch of La Cuisine Paris to find out that and more….
Paris now has a dedicated vermouth bar serving vermouth, sherry, anise spirits and other tasty pre-dinner tipples.
Quick Take: Following the completion of its revamp in 2018, the Hotel Lutetia’s Bar Josephine serves luxury cocktails plus a small martini and negroni menu. James Joyce, Picasso, Josephine Baker and a whole host of other historical figures have made the Hotel Lutetia their Parisian HQ over the decades. Since its opening by Le Bon […]
Quick take: Le Renard does very nice drinks at true happy hour prices in Belleville When the cocktail revival kicked off in Paris, there were bars making excellent drinks and bars putting on happy hours – but they were rarely in the same place. Fortunately, as craft cocktails continue to infiltrate the culture, these two […]