Have you ever wanted to explore Rome? I’m pretty sure you have; In Rome they serve more than a dozen cocktails that you can drink out of a glass. Their most famous cocktail is called The Marriage of Figaro which includes a cigar Rome’s speakeasies don’t disguise themselves any more. Rome is a wonderful place to visit and when you go make sure to taste the cocktails.
- Italy is a country of wine and beer drinkers; just a decade or two ago, mixed drinks were the unique purview of hotel bars and nightclubs.
- It’s more that we needed a way to create a separate reality where Italians would accept something different and learn to drink cocktails.
- For a groomed aesthetic near the Colosseum, look for a striped barber’s pole and a tidy antique barbershop.
“In Rome, cocktail culture is a fairly recent arrival. Italy is a country of wine and beer drinkers; just a decade or two ago, mixed drinks were the unique purview of hotel bars and nightclubs.”