Who | Jennie Wilson
Where | Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
Current Bar | 11th mile
Past Bar(s) | –
Favourite Spirit | Gin
Favourite Juice | Lemon
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Negroni
Favourite Part of the Job | Recipe development
Favourite After Work Drink | NY Sour
Favourite at Home Drink | Aviation
Favourite bar in the world | Blyth & Burrows (Portland, Maine)
Best known for | Owner of 11th mile
Favourite “at work” memory | Last night in our old location. Every person who has ever come through the doors was there. The only dishwasher, used for kitchen AND bar broke down, causing a small flood in the kitchen every time we used it. We made it happen, but it was death-defying.
What do you collect? Amari
Favourite thing about your city? Proximity to nature- easy to get to ocean, lakes and woods.
What was the last photo that you took? Of the cocktail i made last night: Summer Rain by Sother Teague.
Where is one place that you have never been but would like to travel to? Vancouver
Any claims to fame? Recently rediscovered my headstand. Saved a small child who had wandered into heavy traffic in Toronto. Won Queen of Camp in grade eight.
Prosecco or Cava? Cava, duh.
Angostura or Peychaud’s? ANGO for life.
Singapore or San Francisco? San Fran
Grapefruit or Pineapple? Grapefruit
Are you available for freelance gigs? Sure
Find them: Instagram
Media: WINE ENTHUSIAST – RSVP
MENU MAG – 11th mile: stirring up the craft cocktail scene in Fredericton
AMPLIFY EAST – JENNIE WILSON
INSIDERS PROJECT – The Ultimate Guide to Eating Your Way Through the Maritimes
GLOBE & MAIL – New Brunswick chefs come home for dinner
THE EAST – 11TH MILE: FREDERICTON’S NEW COCKTAIL BAR AND RESTAURANT GOES THE EXTRA DISTANCE