Who | Kris Bahamondes
Where | Toronto, Canada
Current Bar | The Drake Hotel
Past Bar(s) | The Spoke Club, Soho House, The Rebel House
Favourite Spirit | Fernet Branca
Favourite Juice | Lemon
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Corpse Reviver No.2
Favourite Part of the Job | The look on someone’s face when they taste the most delicious thing they’ve ever had before.
Favourite After Work Drink | Beer. Something light and crispy.
Favourite at Home Drink | Single Malt. Neat.
Favourite bar in the world | The Broken Shaker (Miami)
Best known for | Presentation and creativity
Best story from behind the wood | Taking the Pittsburgh Penguins on a tour of my liquor room because they didn’t believe I was giving them all the best stuff I had behind the bar.
What do you collect? Blanton’s tops!
Favourite thing about your city? The bartending community and how much everyone supports everyone else.
What was the last photo that you took? My coffee today
Where was your last vacation? Florida
Any claims to fame? The Catalina on the CW… Google it.
Belt or suspenders? Belt duh
Fernet or Cynar? Fernet
New Orleans or New York City? New York
Glass or Tin? Tin