Katy Best

Katy Best | Bartender Atlas

Who | Katy Best
Where | Richmond, Virginia, USA
Current Bar | The Roosevelt
Past Bar(s) | Portrait House, The Magpie
Favourite Spirit | Green Chartreuse
Favourite Juice | Pineapple
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Last Word, Martini
Favourite Part of the Job | Multitasking makes me feel very accomplished.
Favourite After Work Drink | DoubleDaq
Favourite at Home Drink | Bamboo Cocktail
Favourite bar in the world | I haven’t tried them all.
Best known for | Talking too much, being too much fun
Best story from behind the wood | I once sprayed a fighting couple with a soda gun. And I pulled a 6ft+ man out of the bar by his ear. Also made a girl sneaking coors light into my bar call her dad.

What do you collect? Plants! Books.
Favourite thing about your city? It’s pretty and gritty!!
What was the last photo that you took? New red boots!
Where was your last vacation? Louisville!! Camp Runamok 
Any claims to fame? I was a squirrel Spring 2017. Founding member USBG RVA. Best cocktail program Richmond Magazine 2017. Best cocktail program Richmond Elbys 2017. Best restaurants Southern Living 2017. South’ Best Bars 2017.

Red or White? Rose
Cointreau or Grand Marnier? Dry Curaçao
London or Paris? Paris
Glass or Tin? Tin

Are you available for freelance gigs? Definitely.
Find her: Facebook
Media: Southern Living: 100 Best Restaurants in the South
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