Beau McQueen

Beau McQueen | Bartender Atlas

Who | Beau McQueen
Where | Kananaskis, Alberta, Canada
Current Bar | Blacktail
Past Bar(s) | –
Favourite Spirit | Bourbon
Favourite Juice | Lemon
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Negroni
Favourite Part of the Job | Being behind the bar on a busy night.
Favourite After Work Drink | Water/cider
Favourite at Home Drink | Straight spirit
Favourite bar in the world | Blind Pig (Dublin)
Best known for | Smores Old Fashioned
Favourite “at work” memory | Had a guest talk about his kid and how he raced, we laughed about one of his jokes and had great conversation. He thanked me and said “thanks for listening. My son had passed away and it was nice to have someone listen to me about him.”

What do you collect? Books
Favourite thing about your city? Peaceful getaway into the mountains
What was the last photo that you took? Me with my bar team, as one of the first guys I trained was leaving.
Where was last place you traveled? Scotland, Ireland, Amsterdam, London, Montreal
Any claims to fame? Was on Global TV Calgary for a winter cocktail

Lager or IPA? Lager
Sparkling or Flat? Sparkling
Miami or Mexico City? Mexico City
Olive or Twist? Olive

Are you available for freelance gigs? Yes
Media: GLOBAL NEWS – Kananaskis lodge highlights inaugural tasty treat event