Jimmy Burchett

Jimmy Burchett | Bartender Atlas

Who | Jimmy Burchett
Where | Melbourne, Australia
Current Bar | The Ugly Duckling
Past Bar(s) | Baker Street Social (Bali), Magic Mountain Saloon, Fall From Grace, Ferdydurke, Section 8, Workshop, Old Faithful (Perth), Marriott (Bangkok), Marriott (Singapore)
Favourite Spirit | West Winds Cutlass
Favourite Juice | Blood Orange
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Corpse Reviver #2
Favourite Part of the Job | Creating a memorable moment for people
Favourite After Work Drink | Sazerac
Favourite at Home Drink | Côtes de Provence Rosé
Favourite bar in the world | Boilermaker House (Melbourne)
Best known for | Black Negroni
Best story from behind the wood | I have been at it for 13 years. There are so many. One of my favourite memories was my friends (drum & bass touring artists from London) randomly surprised me with a visit at Magic Mountain. It made my night that I could make their night.

What do you collect? Marvel and DC action figures
Favourite thing about your city? Hospitality industry is the lifeblood of Melbourne
What was the last photo that you took? One of my favourite bartenders (Rachael Hand, House Of Correction) taste testing London Calling’s
Where was your last vacation? Perth, 2016(ish)
Any claims to fame? I am known as a Menace To Sobriety. I also am a retired electronic musician that toured as Jamie Now and J.Nitrous back in the day.

Red or White? Red
Cointreau or Grand Marnier? Grand baby
London or Paris? Paris
Glass or Tin? Glass

Are you available for freelance gigs? Yes
Find him: Menace to Sobriety