Who | Lindsey Scheer
Where | Richmond, USA
Current Bar | Liberty Public House
Past Bar(s) | Portrait House, Vagabond, The National, Sticky Rice, Cous Cous
Favourite Spirit | Bourbon
Favourite Juice | Pineapple
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Negroni
Favourite Part of the Job | Relaying fun beer or spirits antidotes to guests and staff
Favourite After Work Drink | Straight bourbon or rye, or a nice strong stout
Favourite at Home Drink | Manhattan variations
Favourite bar in the world | Saison (Richmond, VA)
Best known for | Tea based cocktails, craft beer knowledge
Best story from behind the wood | Eight years later, a guest remembered me at a different bar for calling them out for pouring a shot of rail rum into their underage girlfriend’s Coke.
What do you collect? Records, Beer and entirely too many unworn band T-Shirts
Favourite thing about your city? We are are small town, but have a super tight bar community that is not pretentious or competitive and is supportive of everyone growing.
What was the last photo that you took? A pic of my former work husband, Pete in a zebra tutu I purchased for Runamok.
Where was your last vacation? What’s a vacation? Any time off I get usually goes to weddings or educational adventures like Bar Institute or Camp Runamok.
Any claims to fame? “Richmond Famous” – I’ve worked in so many places in the 17 years I’ve lived in Richmond, that I feel like I know everyone. Wow, my adult relationship with Richmond can see rated R movies!
Belt or suspenders? Elastic wasted jeggings!!
Fernet or Cynar? This is just wrong!
New Orleans or New York City? Born in New York, could pick no other.
Glass or Tin? Glass
Are you available for freelance gigs? Absolutely!
Find her: I run a job and housing forum for Richmond on Facebook but in under a year over 4,000 people have joined and it needs zero promotion.
Media: No one wants to show off their skill of constantly being a mother to grown adults.