Mike Lamantia

Mike Lamantia | Bartender Atlas

Who | Mike Lamantia
Where | Toronto, Canada
Current Bar | Bar Koukla
Past Bar(s) | Mother Cocktail Bar, Enigma Yorkville, Fogo Island Inn (Fogo Island, Newfoundland)
Favourite Spirit | Agave
Favourite Juice | Pineapple
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Negroni
Favourite Part of the Job | The people!
Favourite After Work Drink | Ice cold anything
Favourite at Home Drink | Sherry & tonic or bubbles of any kind
Favourite bar in the world | Lady Bee in Lima, Peru most recently WOWZA
Best known for | The hair for sure
Favourite “at work” memory | Everything in between the open and close

What do you collect? Memories and Amari
Favourite thing about your city? The availability of good noodle soups
What was the last photo that you took? Chef and jr. sous squatting on line munchin staff
Where is one place that you have never been but would like to travel to? P.E.I. – the only Canadian province I haven’t seen
Any claims to fame? Maybe one day

Prosecco or Cava? Prosecco
Angostura or Peychaud’s? Angostura
Singapore or San Francisco? San Francisco
Grapefruit or Pineapple? Yes

Are you available for freelance gigs? Hit me up!
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