Bryon Umbenhower

Bryon Umbenhower | Bartender Atlas

Who | Bryon Umbenhower
Where | Windsor, Canada
Current Bar | Freelance
Past Bar(s) | Blind Owl, Rockefeller
Favourite Spirit | Overproof Whiskey
Favourite Juice | Orange
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Old Fashioned
Favourite Part of the Job | Exploring new possibilities
Favourite After Work Drink | Something to sip slowly
Favourite at Home Drink | Straight whisk(e)y
Favourite bar in the world | The Barrel House (Windsor, Ontario)
Best known for | My collection of alcohol
Favourite “at work” memory | Having someone come into the bar for the very first time knowing about my collection and whiskey knowledge asking me to help them find something they like. It’s cool to know I had impressed someone enough to have them go tell people to visit me.

What do you collect? Whiskey, whisky, wine and other hard to find spirits
Favourite thing about your city? We continually prove the underdog can compete.
What was the last photo that you took? Cocktails for competitions
Where was last place you traveled? Tobermory back country camping

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

Are you available for freelance gigs? Absolutely
Find him: Instagram