Corina Fleet

Corina Fleet | Bartender Atlas

Who | Corina Fleet
Where | Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Current Bar | The Mule  and technically all of The Other Bird
Past Bar(s) | Rapscallion, Burro, The Mule Port Dover, Bread Bar James St, Jack Astor’s
Favourite Spirit | Mezcal
Favourite Juice | Lime
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Negroni
Favourite Part of the Job | Convincing someone they’ll like a drink or spirit when they have a predisposition about the theory of flavour or past bad experience.
Favourite After Work Drink | Negroni or Mezcal just neat
Favourite at Home Drink | Also a Negroni or Mezcal just neat
Favourite bar in the world | Atwater Cocktail Club (Montréal)
Best known for | Being everyone’s bar mom. Beverage Director for The Other Bird.
Favourite “at work” memory | Too many to count…. probably watching staff I’ve trained succeed in their craft and run a wicked cocktail service. Catherine Carriere was a host when I met her and now she’s a bar star. And a Bartender Atlas star, at that.

What do you collect? Glassware, cocktail pics, books, weird liquors
Favourite thing about your city? Rough and tough and gritty as hell.
What was the last photo that you took? My two male cats making love (happy pride month)
Where is one place that you have never been but would like to travel to? Italy, Spain, Portugal, EUROPE
Any claims to fame? I beat some local cocktailers at their own game with less experience but it was pretty low key and is only my personal claim to fame (helps me sleep at night).

Prosecco or Cava? Cava
Angostura or Peychaud’s? Ango all the way baby
Singapore or San Francisco? San Fran
Grapefruit or Pineapple? Pineapple

Are you available for freelance gigs? Sure
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