Mary Donison

Mary Donison | Bartender Atlas

Who | Mary Donison
Where | Toronto, Canada
Current Bar | Aloette
Past Bar(s) | Auberge du Pommier
Favourite Spirit | Gin to drink, Rum to play with
Favourite Juice | Grapefruit
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Martini
Favourite Part of the Job | The rush, and the sense of calm after a busy service knowing the guests loved everything.
Favourite After Work Drink | A ripping cold Gin Martini
Favourite at Home Drink | Wine or Burdock beer
Favourite bar in the world | Civil Liberties (Toronto)
Best known for | Probably my hot pink mezcal concoction or my cheery disposition.
Favourite “at work” memory | There are so many! I’ll have to come back to this one.

What do you collect? Bar gear and books, lucky cats
Favourite thing about your city? The diversity of people in Toronto, when I first moved here from a small town I realized I could be myself in this sea of people who were doing the same.
What was the last photo that you took? My cats doing stupid stuff
Where was last place you traveled? Paris
Any claims to fame? Not yet

Lager or IPA? A crisp IPA
Sparkling or Flat? BUBBLES
Miami or Mexico City? Never been to either but I imagine I would love Mexico City
Olive or Twist? Twist

Are you available for freelance gigs? Sparingly
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