Brad Bentley

Brad Bentley | Bartender Atlas

Who | Brad Bentley
Where | Toronto/Niagara Canada
Current Bar | Mersey Cross Event Bar Co.
Past Bar(s) | Oak Island, Crawford & 751
Favourite Spirit | Pisco
Favourite Juice | Pineapple
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Whiskey Sour
Favourite Part of the Job | Learning about people.
Favourite After Work Drink | Bourbon, neat
Favourite at Home Drink | Coffee
Favourite bar in the world | Whiskey & June (Atascadero, California)
Best known for | Playing in a band
Best story from behind the wood | Was once working a bar when it was robbed. Not a “good” story… but certainly the most interesting! (No one was hurt…).

What do you collect? Records, bass amplifiers and folding knives.
Favourite thing about your city? Toronto is an incredibly diverse and welcoming city. I found my feet and was able to call it home such a short amount of time. Multiple times a year events occur that cause the entire city to positively vibrate with excitement. I love it here!
What was the last photo that you took? A photo of a sign I made for our mobile event bar company.
Where was your last vacation? Bali, Indonesia
Any claims to fame? I can take what would to most, be a 4 sentence story and drag it out of 40 minutes of being distracted and forgetting where I was in the story. People love it!

Red or White? Red
Cointreau or Grand Marnier? Cointreau
London or Paris? London (innit?!)
Glass or Tin? Glass

Are you available for freelance gigs? No