Portrait Colin by Loll Willems

Contact : colinpeterfield (at) gmail (dot) com

Biography

17th May 1961

Born : Rugby, England.

1975

Study trip to Paris, he decides to become a bartender.

1981

Arrives in Paris to study at the Ferrandi Hotel school.

1983

Silver medal best bartender in France Scott Cup & silver medal best bartender in the World Martini Grand Prix.

1982 to 1994

Hotel Westminster, Hotel Warwick, Hotel Scribe, Au Petit Riche Restaurant, L’Hotel de Guy Louis de Boucheron.

1985

Lasserre restaurant.

1994

Hotel Ritz Head bartender and creates the legendary Hemingway bar.

1997

Elected The World Greatest’s Bartender by Forbes Magazine.

2004

Elected The World Greatest’s Bartender by Forbes Magazine.

2009

Creates the barman category in the M.O.F (Meilleur Ouvrier de France) Sorbonne University degree.

2010

President of M.A.F (Meilleur Apprenti de France).

2011

Who’s Who French Edition.

Consulting

Ther Halekulani Hotel, Waikiki
The Carlyle Hotel, New-York.
Rotor Bar, Brno, Czeck Republic.
Le Magnifique, Paris.
Le 12 Bis, Paris.
Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai, India.
La Paiva Bar Restaurant, Paris.
Paparazzi Bar, Bratislava.
Samboa Bar, Sukiyabashi, Japan.
WIT Wine in Tube / Cocktails in Tube.
Cocktail around « Blue Princess » fragance by Van Cleef &Arpels.
Cocktail around « Insolence » fragrance by Guerlain.
The Surrey Hotel, New York.(Event)
Air France 380. Cocktails in the Sky.
Ritz Carlton Osaka
Ritz Carlton Tokyo
The Palace Hotel Tokyo(Event)
Vittoria Excelsior Sorrento

Favorite’s alcohols

Jura Whisky, Isle of Jura, Scotland.
Markers Mark bourbon Whisky, Kentucky.
Calvados Christian Drouin, Normandie.
Calvados Lemorton, Domfront.
Grey Goose Vodka, France.
Maison Cointreau, Angers, France.
Beefeater 24, London, England.
Tanqueray 10, England.