Just wanted to share with you a sample of some photography I recently did for Cochine in Beyoglu.
26 December 2013 Thursday 00:10
Just wanted to share with you a sample of some photography I recently did for Cochine in Beyoglu. Its a cozy spot halfway down Kumbaracı Yokuşu I first mentioned in a separate post last year that serves French-influenced Vietnamese cuisine and is run by a super great couple, Melis and Chris Maxwell (immediately above). This year theres a new menu and some fantastic new talent in the kitchen, which is why they called me in to take some shots.
I really love the place as its one of the few venues in town I will continue to hang around in after a great dinner. At most places, you might eat a good meal but wont feel an inclination to linger once the plates have been cleared. Thats not the case here. With live music on many an evening and some quite nice cocktails being whipped up behind the bar, its easy to get into (and stay into) a Cochine kind of mood. In fact, if I were persuaded to go out New Years Eve, this is exactly the sort of place Id head.