Mapping the world's best hotel bars, from London to Macau
Location: ~ Northeast Region U.S., ~ South Region U.S., AZ-Phoenix, ~ West Region U.S., CA-San Diego, MA-Boston, CA-Los Angeles, and IL-Chicago
Story Date: 10/15/2019
Author: Jennifer Kester
Ordering a gin and tonic at The Ritz-Carlton, Macau is quite the affair. First, Giuseppe Carillo rolls the Five-Star hotel’s heaving gin trolley over to your group. Then the bouffant-haired mixologist specialist with a boyish smile wordlessly studies each person and makes a snap recommendation to suit their palate. His predictions hit the spot—a yuzu-forward Ki No Bi gin from Kyoto selection for a citrus fan and Iron Balls from Thailand for someone seeking a taste of the exotic.
Place Category: Food & Drink and Lodging
Story Category: Top/Best/Coolest Lists