Who | Alex Weiss
Where | Winnipeg, Canada
Current Bar | Bee’s Knees Bar Services
Past Bar(s) | Langside Grocery, Smith, Trans Canada Brewing Co., Peasant Cookery, Prairie 360
Favourite Spirit | Whisk(e)y
Favourite Juice | Grape a.k.a. wine
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Rob Roy
Favourite Part of the Job | Providing a new experience through food and drink
Favourite After Work Drink | Beer w/ a whiskey on the side
Favourite at Home Drink | Batida de Maracuja
Favourite bar in the world | The King’s Head Pub (Winnipeg)
Best known for | Trying one-offs when asked for “bartender’s choice” and remembering an embarrassing story about you.
Favourite “at work” memory | Menu design meeting that turns into a party.
What do you collect? Antique glassware
Favourite thing about your city? The people. We’re mostly kind – you just have to start the conversation.
What was the last photo that you took? A rabbit in my garden eating the Brussels sprouts
Where is one place that you have never been but would like to travel to? Rome
Any claims to fame? Three 1st place wins at separate competitions including Best Caesar In Town, Four appearances on CTV Morning Live
Prosecco or Cava? Prosecco. Cava tastes like mud.
Angostura or Peychaud’s? Ango
Singapore or San Francisco? San Francisco (fernet, yum)
Grapefruit or Pineapple? Pineapple
Are you available for freelance gigs? Absolutely