Sam McGarry

Sam McGarry

Who | Sam McGarry
Where | Edinburgh, UK
Current Bar | Nightcap
Past Bar(s) | Bramble, Lucky Liquor, Bond No.9, Monbodo Bar
Favourite Spirit | Whiskey
Favourite Juice | Irn bru
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Corpse Reviver No.2
Favourite Part of the Job |  Customer service
Favourite After Work Drink | Boiler maker
Favourite at Home Drink | Paloma
Favourite bar in the world | Door 74 (Amsterdam)
Best known for | Questionable banter
Best story from behind the wood | People boarderline breaking into the bar, prior to being open to try and buy a drink. Literally squeezing past the cleaner and putting chairs down to seat themselves closely followed by the question “are you guys open yeah!?”

What do you collect? Ridiculous stories
Favourite thing about your city? The close, family-like, community
What was the last photo that you took? A poster outside a club in Durham called “Klute” that self promoted the headline “voted worst club in Europe”
Where was your last vacation? Amsterdam
Any claims to fame? I once bartended a private party in the drummer from Frans Ferdenand’s house.

Belt or suspenders? Belt
Fernet or Cynar? Fernet
New Orleans or New York City? New Orleans
Glass or Tin? Tin

Are you available for freelance gigs? Yes
Find him: Website | Twitter