Dan Whattam

Dan Whattam | Bartender Atlas

Who | Dan Whattam
Where | Toronto, Canada
Current Bar | Mother Cocktail Bar
Past Bar(s) | Fogo Island Inn (Newfoundland), Lot Six (Halifax, Nova Scotia)
Favourite Spirit | Rhum Agricole
Favourite Juice | Cucumber
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Sazerac / Daiquiri
Favourite Part of the Job | Creativity, community, sharing knowledge and continuous learning!
Favourite After Work Drink | Ice cold pint or a Nuclear Daiquiri.
Favourite at Home Drink |  Bourbon on the rocks!
Favourite bar in the world | Dear Friend (Dartmouth, Nova Scotia)
Best known for | As the fastest bar closer this planet has ever seen.
Favourite “at work” memory | Executing a “Quad-Shake”

What do you collect?  I have began my pin collecting which is turning into an obsession
Favourite thing about your city? I’m originally from Halifax and it’ll forever be my home. It’s the biggest city on the east coast and growing rapidly but still manages to keep its east coast vibe.
What was the last photo that you took? Me and my best friends from home on my last visit
Where is one place that you have never been but would like to travel to? Scotland, where my great-grandmother is from.
Any claims to fame? I have a meeeeaaan double shake that still maintains a top quality cocktail

Prosecco or Cava? Cava
Angostura or Peychaud’s? Angostura
Singapore or San Francisco? Singapore
Grapefruit or Pineapple? Pineapple

Are you available for freelance gigs? Yes
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