Who | Lucinda Weed
Where | New Orleans, USA
Current Bar | Black Penny
Past Bar(s) | Ace Hotel, Sylvain, Tujagues, Loa
Favourite Spirit | St~Germain
Favourite Juice | Seasonal
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Sazerac
Favourite Part of the Job | There’s something to learn from everyone we interact with, be they peers or guests. It’s also super easy to have fun at work when the work is in a bar!
Favourite After Work Drink | Amontillado Highballs
Favourite at Home Drink | Cold Old World Wines
Favourite bar in the world | Black Penny
Best known for | Working like a duck.
Best story from behind the wood | After entertaining Kurt Russell at my bar, he asked to take a photo with me. I’m still over the moon.
What do you collect? Glassware. And all other manner of charming clutter.
Favourite thing about your city? The energy, humidity, the cadence in local’s voices, and constant celebration.
What was the last photo that you took? The Rathskeller room at the Seelbach Hotel in Louisville.
Where was your last vacation? Bourbon County
Any claims to fame? Tales CAP 2012, Bev Media Group top 10 Mixologists to watch 2012, Runamok 2012-2017, Cane Camp 2015, Bulleit Bourbon Renegade Bartender, St~Germain Brand Specialist
Red or White? Rosé
Cointreau or Grand Marnier? Cointreau
London or Paris? Paris
Glass or Tin? Tin