Heather Patterson

Heather Patterson | Bartender Atlas

Who | Heather Patterson
Where | Toronto, Canada
Current Bar |
Past Bar(s) | Rex’s, Broadview Hotel, Distillery Restaurant Corp Events, El Catrin
Favourite Spirit | Absinthe (or less snobby, gin)
Favourite Juice | Mango
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Sazerac
Favourite Part of the Job | Getting to know people a little and creating something just for them, whether it’s an original cocktail or just a doodle on a receipt. Making someone’s day.
Favourite After Work Drink | Negroni
Favourite at Home Drink | Slush margaritas that go down smooth then bite you in the ass.
Favourite bar in the world | The Comrade
Best known for | Knowing what people want before they do.
Favourite “at work” memory | Making out with the bride at a wedding (groom was very ok with it).

What do you collect? Used to collect rocks and crystals but mostly collect experiences now.
Favourite thing about your city? There’s always something new to explore.
What was the last photo that you took? a squirrel battling a window screen
Where is one place that you have never been but would like to travel to? Peru
Any claims to fame? Can juggle as long as no catching is required.

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

Are you available for freelance gigs? Yes
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