Jennifer Ly

Jennifer Ly | Bartender Atlas

Who | Jennifer Ly
Where | Toronto, Canada
Current Bar | Walrus Pub & Beer Hall
Past Bar(s) |  The Scotch bar at Belfast Love Public House  and that place with the wicked chicken fingers
Favourite Spirit | Right now, cachaca. Forever, whiskey.
Favourite Juice | Lime
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Old fashioned
Favourite Part of the Job | When you’ve entered the flow. Chits, tins, jigger, regulars walk through the door, round build. Wave, shine a smile, garnish, put up on service. Wine opener, glasses and a bottle of Tempranillo. Bar maintenance en route, joke about the friend Nick brought in the other day, pour wine. Quality check martinis for cute guests, slide opener for other sweethearts couple seats down (if they feel like vibing), fill water, grab liquor, take an order, smile. Scan wood, bar maintenance to dish, clear glassware, more chits. Grab tins, jigger. Big smile 🥰
Favourite After Work Drink | Wine
Favourite at Home Drink | Glass of red wine
Favourite bar in the world | The Black Hoof (RIP)– not for the great service, food and drink, but because of the best convos that perfectly lit bar has hosted.
Best known for | A plastered smile on my face
Favourite “at work” memory | Oh, I’ll need a minute.

What do you collect? Passport stamps
Favourite thing about your city? Our guests are more knowledgeable than ever before. It’s cool to see how guest interactions and expectations have changed over the years.
What was the last photo that you took? LOL
Where was last place you traveled? Returned from New York today. Depart for France and Germany Monday.

Lager or IPA? IPA
Sparkling or Flat? Flat
Miami or Mexico City? Mexico City
Olive or Twist? Twist

Are you available for freelance gigs? Maybe
Find her: Instagram


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