Raven Dales

Raven Dales | Bartender Atlas

Who | Raven Dales
Where | Victoria, Canada
Current Bar | Veneto at the Hotel Rialto
Past Bar(s) | Pagliacci’s
Favourite Spirit | Mezcal or Rum
Favourite Juice | Lime or Guava
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Last Word
Favourite Part of the Job | Hospitality for all involved in a shift.
Favourite After Work Drink | Daiquiri
Favourite at Home Drink | Raicilla and Ting
Favourite bar in the world | Bar Raval (Toronto)
Best known for | Hardworking and great energy
Favourite “at work” memory | During this COVID pandemic, all of the bartenders from my work did a FaceTime call together and even though we weren’t physically all there it felt amazing to know that we are all a part of the same team and we’re gonna come back fighting when this is all over

What do you collect? Knowledge and interesting wares for my bar at home
Favourite thing about your city? The tight community in the hospitality industry
What was the last photo that you took? Of a cocktail I made for the Bottom of the Barrel cocktail challenge
Where is one place that you have never been but would like to travel to? Australia
Any claims to fame? Previously Shawn Soole’s right hand at Pagliacci’s, claimed Second place to Brian Newham in the Nimble Complete Bartender Competition, participated in Speed Rack Vancouver B.C. 2019 and loved it!

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

Are you available for freelance gigs? Heck yes!
Find them: Instagram
Media: EAT MAGAZINE – The Complete Bartender Competition 2019


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