Who | Clinth Lopez
Where | Washington, DC, USA
Current Bar | Silver Lyan
Past Bar(s) | Bresca/Jont, Albi, Lyaness NY
Favourite Spirit | Mezcal
Favourite Juice | Pineapple
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Last Word/Naked and Famous
Favourite Part of the Job | Smile on a guest after that first sip.
Favourite After Work Drink | Highlife
Favourite at Home Drink | Mezcal
Favourite bar in the world | Angel’s Share and/or Macao Trading Co (NYC)
Best known for | Palate pleasing.
Favourite “at work” memory | First shift ever in the industry, having to wake someone up in the bathroom and ask them to leave. My then boss “welcome to the industry!”
What do you collect? Pins and Mezcal
Favourite thing about your city? DC is a short city where rooftops and sunsets are done right!
What was the last photo that you took? Manhattan Service order at 600T (DC)
Where is one place that you have never been but would like to travel to? Mexico
Any claims to fame? Having hospitality as my second career, I climbed through the ranks of the NYC scene and moved to DC to help open Silver Lyan, the first US based bar for the Mr. Lyan company. End of August will be my 4th anniversary.
Prosecco or Cava? Prosecco
Angostura or Peychaud’s? Peychaud’s
Singapore or San Francisco? Singapore
Grapefruit or Pineapple? Pineapple
Are you available for freelance gigs? Always
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