Adriano Ciotoli

Adriano Ciotoli | Bartender Atlas

Who | Adriano Ciotoli
Where | Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Current Bar | WindsorEats
Past Bar(s) | –
Favourite Spirit | Canadian whisky
Favourite Juice | Pineapple
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Old Fashioned
Favourite Part of the Job | Creating! The creativity and brainstorming process with myself and between other staff members always helps to keep things fun and fresh.
Favourite After Work Drink | Water
Favourite at Home Drink | Water
Favourite bar in the world | Jolly Old Timers (Detroit)
Best known for | As simple as it sounds, margaritas. My bar is known for our margaritas and our creativity towards fresh takes on the drink. We currently have 20+ versions of margaritas and it is still growing.
Favourite “at work” memory | We hosted a Mexican Village for the Carrousel of the Nations festival which saw us serve over 3000 margaritas in 4 days. Seeing the entire team come together was beautiful.

What do you collect? Nothing physical. Experiences are better than things.
Favourite thing about your city? The variety of food and drink can rival any major city. Plus, we’re known as Whiskytown Canada and are home to North America’s largest distillery.
What was the last photo that you took? My dog, Zoey.
Where is one place that you have never been but would like to travel to? Any of the Nordic countries
Any claims to fame? Named Ontario’s Tourism Champion of the Year, As well as Innovator of the Year and Small Business of the Year for Canada’s entire tourism industry.

Prosecco or Cava? Prosecco
Angostura or Peychaud’s? Angostura
Singapore or San Francisco? Singapore
Grapefruit or Pineapple? Pineapple

Are you available for freelance gigs? Yes
Find them: Instagram
Media: WINDSOR STAR – WindsorEats finds new home on Erie St.
CTV – What is revenge travel? A ‘potential problem’ for the region, says WindsorEats owner