Michelle Adams

Michelle Adams | Bartender Atlas

Who | Michelle Adams
Where | Prince Edward County, Ontario, Canada
Current Bar | Russ & Co
Past Bar(s) | Fogo Island Inn (Joe Batts Arm, Fogo Island, Newfoundland), Bar Neon (Toronto), Harry’s (Toronto)
Favourite Spirit | Tequila
Favourite Juice | Pineapple
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Sidecar
Favourite Part of the Job | Having total strangers tell me stories and open up to me, I just love it.
Favourite After Work Drink | Cold beer
Favourite at Home Drink | Red wine
Favourite bar in the world | Wise Guys (Toronto)
Best known for | Being a silly little goose
Favourite “at work” memory | When a bird flew in the restaurant during a very busy service and the dishwasher came out of the back with a broom at full speed to get it out.

What do you collect? Mini Bottles and Bar Signs
Favourite thing about your city? The ocean is in my backyard.
What was the last photo that you took? A bird! The Pine Grosbeak.
Where is one place that you have never been but would like to travel to? Italy
Any claims to fame? Being the only female bartender in NL on Bartender Atlas? Orrrr going to Jeffery Ross’ birthday party in Beverly Hills and trying Johnny Knoxvilles homemade moonshine. I’ll leave this one up to the editor.

Prosecco or Cava? Prosecco
Angostura or Peychaud’s? Ango
Singapore or San Francisco? San Fran
Grapefruit or Pineapple? PINEAPPLE

Are you available for freelance gigs? Yes
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