The chief bartender of Ritz Paris to create special cocktails for Air France La Premiere passengers


Very few airlines come close to Air France when it comes to delivering a stellar gastronomic experience in the skies. In a bid to continue its dominance Air France has roped in Colin Field, to concoct special cocktails for its first class passengers.Field has been named ‘The best barman in the world’ twice by Forbes magazine, he has been the head bartender of the iconic Ritz Paris since 1994. Starting July this year Air France passengers will be able to taste his special cocktail, the recipe will change every three months while retaining the basic ingredients calvados, cognac or Armagnac, apple juice and champagne.


The La Premier crew will undergo special training to create Colin’s cocktails to perfection and serve them to passengers flying the Boeing 777 and Airbus A380.

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