Who | Elie Elias
Where | Amchit, Lebanon, Asia
Current Bar | June Beach House
Past Bar(s) | 3 doors (Byblos), Scarobar (Byblos), Batroun Village Club (Batroun), Pitchers (Dbayeh)
Favourite Spirit | Whiskey – bourbon whiskey
Favourite Juice | Rose
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Vodka Martini
Favourite Part of the Job | The people
Favourite After Work Drink | Vodka on rocks
Favourite at Home Drink | Whiskey neat
Favourite bar in the world | Dead Rabbit (New York City)
Best known for | Glen
Favourite “at work” memory | The day our cocktails were tasted and ranked by a Lebanese community of bloggers. We got an A.
What do you collect? Shots and bar tools
Favourite thing about your city? The peoples’ spirit
What was the last photo that you took? A photo of me with two of my friends having a drink.
Where was last place you traveled? Turkey
Any claims to fame? I am famous for my creativity in making new cocktails and my unexpected flavors mixes. I am also very known for my bloody mary and vodka martini and bourbon cocktails. I have a very attractive technique of rolling when making a cocktails (i move around 180 degrees from the start till the end point). I won a jim beam bottle from jim beam that says “ELIE” on the bottle.
Lager or IPA? Lager
Sparkling or Flat? Flat
Miami or Mexico City? Miami
Olive or Twist? Twist
Are you available for freelance gigs? Yes
Find him: Instagram