Alyssa Kovin

Alyssa Kovin | Bartender Atlas

Who | Alyssa Kovin
Where | Richmond, Virginia, USA
Current Bar | Postbellum
Favourite Spirit | Whiskey always
Favourite Juice | Grapefruit
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Last Word
Favourite Part of the Job | The people
Favourite After Work Drink | Cold beer
Favourite at Home Drink | Also a cold beer
Favourite bar in the world | Dead Rabbit (NYC)
Best known for | Personality. And I make a mean Marg.
Best story from behind the wood | One time a guy vomited in to a rocks glass perfectly to the rim. Upon being kicked out he screamed “I’m a citizen!”‘. He left his phone and wallet and never returned. We didn’t serve him a single drink.

What do you collect? Airplane bottles of rare liquors (I.e. Scandinavian and German)
Favourite thing about your city? Always the people. Such a great restaurant community and clientele.
What was the last photo that you took? A cherry pre-cocktail that looked like my ass.
Where was your last vacation? Titisee, Germany.
Any claims to fame? I was waitlisted at Camp Runamok! (Haha)

Red or White? Both. If you really like wine, you dabble.
Cointreau or Grand Marnier? Cointreau
London or Paris? Paris
Glass or Tin? Glass

Are you available for freelance gigs? Yes and no. Depending on my ever changing schedule.
Find her: Instagram