While many of Tokyo's most famous natural wine bars have borrowed from their Parisian brethren, Bunon represents a true Japanese appropriation of the concept, from the service to the food…

Cumulus Up wine bar Melbourne

Cumulus Up

This dark, glittering Central Business District (CBD) wine bar sits above its sister venue Cumulus, Inc. Order a plate of ham or some profiteroles (they make the ice cream to…

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Angel Face

On the surface Angel Face appears simple and unassuming; there is no cocktail menu and the short list of French bar snacks contains zero description. But this quiet little bar…


Fung Tu

At Fung Tu, a restaurant that melds Chinese with new American with New York ingenuity, sommelier Jason Wagner has built a list of cocktails like the Sherry Shao Xing that…

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Le Caviste

Le Caviste is the destination for hipster French wine in Seattle, served alongside food that draws inspiration from rural France. A self-described bistrot-à-vins, the focus here is on small, artisanal…

ten bells wine bar nyc

The Ten Bells

New York's closest approximation of a Parisian natural wine bar, The Ten Bells has been a magnet for the city's downtown wine crowd for years. Named for the London pub where Jack…

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Pearl & Ash

Patrick Cappiello's list at Pearl & Ash has taken all of the depth and classicism you'd expect from a fine dining wine list and then littered it with an exciting,…

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St. Anselm

A railroad room with a small bar on one end and a chef's counter on the other, St. Anselm doesn't look like much from the outset. But Joe Carroll's reinvention of…