Who | Emma Love
Where | Toronto, Canada
Current Bar | –
Past Bar(s) | American Whiskey (New York City), Freehold (New York)
Favourite Spirit | American Rye (Rittenhouse) and/or Irish Whiskey (Tullamore Dew, Green and Yellow Spot)
Favourite Juice | Lemon
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Rittenhouse egg white sour on the rocks.
Favourite Part of the Job | Precision and economy of movement
Favourite After Work Drink | Late late: shitty bottled beer (MGD/Miller Lite/ Coors Lite). Early/Medium late: Craft Draft Pint (Stout/Cream Ale/ not too sweet light or dark Lager)
Favourite at Home Drink | Bottle of beer
Favourite bar in the world | Nomad Gramercy (NYC)
Best known for | Efficiency and being much shorter than anyone expects.
Favourite “at work” memory | It’s a tie between a fellow bartender getting ruthless with a vodka soda girl who complained she couldn’t taste the vodka by snatching the speed pourer off the top of my rack Finlandia bottle and letting ‘er rip until vodka was all that in her glass and then just turning on his heel and walking away and many great Saturday nights dancing on the bar with my 2 work wives to Bohemian Rhapsody. #NYC haha
What do you collect? Sassy fridge magnets and books.
Favourite thing about your city? It’s new! Looking forward to getting to know it.
What was the last photo that you took? Over my shoulder of my man’s dog looking oh so handsome in the back seat of my car.
Where was last place you traveled? Ireland and Scotland
Any claims to fame? Just the Bohemian Rhapsody bar routine with my ex-work-wives haha
Lager or IPA? Lager
Sparkling or Flat? Depends on the hangover
Miami or Mexico City? Mexico City
Olive or Twist? Twist
Are you available for freelance gigs? Yes