The Ritz-Carlton Bar & Lounge at The Ritz-Carlton, Macau is listed as one of Asia’s 50 Best Bars 2018. This is the first time a Ritz-Carlton hotel in Asia appears on the list. This is one of the highest accolades for cocktail and bar culture. This is also the first time that a bar in Macau is included in the list of Asia’s 50 Best Bars.
ABOUT THE RITZ-CARLTON BAR IN MACAU
The Ritz-Carlton Bar & Lounge at The Ritz-Carlton, Macau is known for its signature cocktails and sophisticated setting. It is also becoming known as the definitive destination for cocktail and lounge culture. To create interesting events, it has partnered with the modern urban Izakaya restaurant Neon Pigeon of Singapore for a cocktail-pairing dinner, and also created unique cocktails during events with a famous guest mixologist. The mixologists have come from London, Singapore and Hong Kong.
TOP MIXOLOGIST AT THE RITZ-CARLTON MACAU
The Ritz-Carlton Bar & Lounge also crafts exclusive cocktails from rare ingredients. These are made by its own culinary team. Maxim Schulte, mixologist at The Ritz-Carlton Bar & Lounge, was recognized as the Global Winner at Beefeater MIXLDN 7, the world’s biggest gin-based cocktail competition in March 2018. He was paired against mixologists from 31 countries.
The bar is known for its top guest mixologists and original cocktails crafted from rare ingredients. It’s also well known for its unique dining and cocktail collaborations, and for its innovative cocktails.
ABOUT ASIA’S 50 BEST BARS
Asia’s 50 Best Bars is the first regional event to pick the best and most innovative mixologist in Asia. Winners are determined by over 200 members of Asia’s 50 Best Bars Academy, the drinks media, mixology experts and bars consultants. The Asia’s 50 Best Bars Academy spans 14 countries.
“Winning a place on Asia’s 50 Best Bars is a strong recognition that The Ritz-Carlton Bar & Lounge is at the forefront of cocktail and bar culture in Macau, and the region,” says Rauf Malik, Vice President of Operations at JW Marriott Hotel Macau and The Ritz-Carlton, Macau.
He added: “We are honored to be listed amongst our esteemed peers in Asia. It is a wonderful testament to the exceptional level of service provided by The Ritz-Carlton, Macau.”