Who | Amit Singh
Where | Dubai, UAE, Asia
Current Bar | Ena Dubai
Past Bar(s) | The Hide Jumeirah Al Qasr, Healey’s Bonnington Hotel, Gaya’s Penang (Malaysia)
Favourite Spirit | Bourbon Whiskey
Favourite Juice | Grapefruit
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Vieux Carre
Favourite Part of the Job | Being able to engage with guests while making great drinks!
Favourite After Work Drink | A chilled pint of Guinness.
Favourite at Home Drink | Nimbu Pani, a traditional Indian limeade.
Favourite bar in the world | Savoy (London)
Best known for | Always smiling.
Best story from behind the wood | Coming back from a break to find Bloody Mary Mix dripping off another bartender, ceiling, walls, everywhere really. Turns out it exploded…..
What do you collect? Signature recipes from bartenders all over the world. I love being inspired!
Favourite thing about your city? The intensity of the culture here in Dubai and learning so much from the huge amount of different nationalities we have here.
What was the last photo that you took? A group photo of the team during an event by Esquire Middle East at The Hide.
Where was your last vacation? Darjeeling in India, an amazing experience visiting the tea estates.
Any claims to fame? I’m known for loving being an ambassador of my home state of Bihar, India. We’re home to one of the world’s oldest universities, Nalanda University & and India’s first President, Rajendra Prasad.
Red or White? Red, definitely Malbec.
Cointreau or Grand Marnier? Grand Marnier.
London or Paris? Paris.
Glass or Tin? Tin.
Are you available for freelance gigs? Yep, yep, yep!
Find him: Instagram
Media: Bloody Mary Table at The Hide Restaurant in Al Qasr Hotel, Dubai [VIDEO]