Edson Arzate

Edson Arzate | Bartender Atlas

Who | Edson Arzate
Where | Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Current Bar | The Tiki Mug
Past Bar(s) | Corporate mixologist of a hotel chain in the Caribbean
Favourite Spirit | Rhum
Favourite Juice | Grapefruit
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Zombie by Don the Beachcomber
First Classic Cocktail you ever had | Margarita
Favourite Part of the Job | Crear experiencias a través de mis cócteles y conocer gente de diferentes parte del mundo
Favourite After Work Drink | Negroni
Favourite bar in the world | Hanky Panky (Mexico City)
Best known for | For my passion about Tiki cocktail culture and for my work as an advisor to bars, restaurants and hotels.
Favourite “at work” memory | When I met my wife

What’s your favourite movie? Goodfellas (1990)
Favourite thing about your city? Sea, Beach, people, the service culture
What was the last photo that you took? Last night at the tiki mug bar serving a cocktail to a friend
Where is one place that you have never been but would like to travel to? Hawaii
Any claims to fame? Mixologo corporativo, Tiki Bartender, Tiki bar owner

Aperitivo or Digestivo? Aperitivo
Soda or Tonic? Tonic
Trader Vic or Donn Beach? Don the Beachcomber
Egg Whites or Vegan Foamer? Egg whites

Are you available for freelance gigs? Yes
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