On two different continents, in two wildly different cities — Lisbon, Portugal, and Taipei, Taiwan — a small few pioneers and a recent influx of strong cocktail bars finally usher in the cocktail renaissance to cities that might be well behind others on their continents. But watch: these two cities’ drink scenes are primed to blossom… quickly.
Here are my latest Liquor.com features on both cities with interviews with key bar managers in each:
Taipei, Taiwan + interview with Nick Wu of East End Taipei
Lisbon, Portugal + interview with Paulo Gomes of Red Frog Speakeasy