The French Quarter Drinking Companion

The French Quarter Drinking Companion




Your smooth and sassy guide to the bar scene in the French Quarter. Each year, millions of tourists and locals descend upon New Orleans' historic French Quarter for its bar scene. Its wide, weird, and wonderful range of watering holes is encapsulated in this guide. Readers will accompany the authors to select bars as they listen to music, admire the d'cor, eavesdrop on patrons, and sample the wares.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781455618156
Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 09/01/2013
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 4.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Allison Alsup is an award-winning writer, teacher, and designer. She holds a BA in French literature from the University of California at Santa Cruz and an MFA in creative writing from Emerson College. Alsup is a dedicated Francophile whose favorite drink is champagne, making her the perfect New Orleans resident!

Elizabeth Pearce describes herself as a "self-employed cocktail historian." She has a BA in English from Louisiana State University and MA in education from the University of New Orleans. Pearce offers cocktail tours of her favorite city. Born in Covington, Louisiana, she now calls New Orleans home.

Richard Read is the director of marketing for NOCCA and an instructor at the University of New Orleans in the arts administration program. He holds a BA in English and MA in theatre and arts administration. He enjoys joining his friends and fellow New Orleanians Alsup and Pearce as they explore the drinking holes of their beloved French Quarter.

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