Matt Carter's, Zinc Bistro is your French escape from the 100 plus temperatures of Arizona, offering fine dining and drinks in a metropolitan francaphone atmosphere.
Located smack dab in the middle of Kierland Commons, Zinc Bistro is the perfect spot for ambitious outdoor shoppers in need of a refreshing pick-me-up, specifically their Pettilier.
The Pétiller is a simple, bubbly concoction of sparkling lemonade, brut champagne, and supposedly vodka. The Pétiller, which roughly translated means "sparkle" en français, is, in even rougher translation, a fancy adult lemonade.
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The dryness of brut cuts the sweetness of the lemonade and the raspberry infused vodka, making the cocktail subtle but satisfying. It's an ideal beverage for those in need of a little midday excitement without feeling like a midday alcoholic.
And besides, the French drink at lunch all the time, right? ...Right.
Ingredients: -1.5 oz Raspberry Infused Sky Vodka -1.5 oz Sparkling Lemonade -Brut Champagne Floater -Lemon twist
Method: -Combine raspberry infused vodka and sparkling lemonade in a glass (no shaking necessary) -Float brut champagne -Finish with a lemon twist