r THIONVILLE J. Alexandre, a cabaretier
by his trade, practised his art at number 26, rue Taison, in 1809. (Cabaretier is an old French word for bartender)
nder the Ancien Régime, there are almost as many drinks as they are places and ways to consume them! Cafe owner, limeade seller, bartender, taverner and street coffee seller are some of the multiple drink professions. However, there are some rules they have to follow.
The drink professions
n the 17th century, several names