The Ritz Paris’s Head Bartender Tours the World

December 24, 2014 7:32 AM

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The Ritz Paris’s Head Bartender Tours the World

While the Ritz Paris is closed for renovations until late 2015, Colin Field —the head bartender at the hotel’s storied Hemingway Bar—is on international sabbatical, popping up to work stints at elegant watering holes everywhere from Switzerland to Hawaii. As he touches down at the Grand Hotel Excelsior Vittoria in Italy and the Ritz in London, he shares his thoughts on the Hemingway, his friend Kate Moss and the Long Island iced tea.

COLIN FIELD: What makes me smile is that in New York City everyone’s saying, ‘Do you know how to make a Negroni?’ I’m thinking, We were doing Negronis when we were 19. It’s like asking for a cup of tea.

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