Who | Ryan Somers
Where | Stratford, Ontario, Canada
Current Bar | Mercer Hall
Past Bar(s) | C’est What (Toronto), Raw Canvas (Vancouver), The Alex P. Keaton (London, ON)
Favourite Spirit | Tequila
Favourite Juice | Yuzu
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Dark & Stormy
Favourite Part of the Job | The look in someone’s eyes when they try something new and love it.
Favourite After Work Drink | Cider and soda
Favourite at Home Drink | Gin & Tonic
Favourite bar in the world | The Black Dog Pub & Bistro (Bayfield, Ontario)
Best known for | Beer knowledge and experience, keeping calm under pressure.
Favourite “at work” memory | Anytime someone tries a recommendation (beer or cocktail) and says “Wow, that’s amazing!”
What do you collect? Beer glasses and vintage bar tools.
Favourite thing about your city? The people.
What was the last photo that you took? Something outside on a nature walk with my daughter.
Where is one place that you have never been but would like to travel to? Nepal.
Any claims to fame? I am a freestyle rapper and have been known to hop on the mic once in a while.
Prosecco or Cava? Cava
Angostura or Peychaud’s? I like them all.
Singapore or San Francisco? Never been to Singapore, so San Fran.
Grapefruit or Pineapple? Pineapple
Are you available for freelance gigs? Yup
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