Love conceptual cocktail menus or want to learn more about them? I had a great interview with Remy Savage for this month’s episode of Paris Cocktail Talk all about his experience creating world class conceptual menus both in Paris and London.
This month my producer Thomas Shamuyarira and I decided to take a break from the studio and headed to Shake N’Smash bar to check out their summer musical menu cocktails and talk a little about conceptual cocktails.
Lulu White 12 rue Frochot 75009 Paris So, remember back in 2012 when I was writing about Pigalle’s increasing cool factor and its proliferation of better bars? Back then, I was living in the area, watching the progress and reporting as it went from cocktail dead zone to cocktail destination. Well, now it’s pretty much […]
Mabel 58 Rue d’Aboukir 75002 Paris In a country with historical ties to isles that have long distilled rhum agricole and a population of partygoers whose weekends are fueled by mojitos, Paris has still never managed to offer up much of interest for rum fanatics. Until recently, those looking for a more serious side of […]
Le Syndicat 51 rue Faubourg Saint Denis 75010 Paris French ingredients have always been a cornerstone of cocktail culture, lately, la belle France has really been looking inward for inspiration. Case in point: the newly opened le Syndicat. Le Syndicat is the self-proclaimed “Organization in Defense of French Spirits” and, as such, focuses strictly on […]
Candelaria 52 rue de Saintonge 75003 Paris 03 42 74 41 28 I like a challenge. I like the satisfaction of a new and unusual discovery. In Paris, the wine is free-flowing and there are more palate pleasing French bistros than I can manage. And, while I’m a serious fan of both, some of my […]
Andy Wahloo 69, Rue des Gravilliers 75003 Paris Tel: 01 42 71 20 38 Apparently, I’ve been remiss in placating the Gods of Successful Terrace Visits. Clearly, I haven’t sacrificed the appropriate sacrifices, prayed the appropriate prayers or danced the appropriate Terrace Dances because last Wednesday’s bar was the 4th thwarted terrace attempt.The Raphael was […]