Phil Castonguay

Phil Castonguay | Bartender Atlas

Who | Phil Castonguay
Where | Brossard, Quebec, Canada
Current Bar | Brand Ambassador for Monsieur Cocktail
Past Bar(s) | Le Royal, Bar Les Cousins
Favourite Spirit | Jameson
Favourite Juice | Pineapple
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Margarita
Favourite Part of the Job | To see people enjoying one of my creation that I made just for them.
Favourite After Work Drink | Old Fashioned
Favourite at Home Drink | Whisky Sour
Favourite bar in the world | Le Royal (Montreal)
Best known for | Culinary and Dessert Cocktails
Favourite “at work” memory | The first time my idol Patrice Plante came at the bar and asked me to create a cocktail for him, he really liked it and we became friends after that night.

What do you collect? Hockey cards
Favourite thing about your city? The proximity of everybody in the industry and the amount of small shops that I can go to find new stuff for cocktails.
What was the last photo that you took? Cocktail picture for a collab that will release soon
Where was last place you traveled? Magdalen Islands
Any claims to fame? I was in a lot of cocktails comp last year, fame is coming soon.

Lager or IPA? IPA
Sparkling or Flat? Sparkling
Miami or Mexico City? Mexico
Olive or Twist? Olive

Are you available for freelance gigs? YES
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