Samir Kakkar

Samir Kakkar | Bartender Atlas

Who | Samir Kakkar
Where | Toronto, Canada
Current Bar | Hibachi Teppanyaki & Bar
Past Bar(s) | Distillery Restaurant Corp
Favourite Spirit | Gin
Favourite Juice | Watermelon
Favourite Classic Cocktail | Old Fashioned
Favourite Part of the Job | Seeing a smile on the face of happy customers
Favourite After Work Drink | Scotch on the rocks
Favourite at Home Drink | Scotch on the rocks
Favourite bar in the world | DRAMZ Whiskey Bar and Lounge (New Delhi, India)
Best known for | Moscow Mules and Old Fashioneds
Favourite “at work” memory | When a customer asked me to make a drink to surprise his girlfriend whom he wanted to propose for marriage! She liked it so much ended up making a couple of them more for her.

What do you collect? Knives
Favourite thing about your city? The lively and polite people from various diverse cultures in Toronto
What was the last photo that you took? Of a chicken dish I prepared at home
Where was last place you traveled? Hong Kong
Any claims to fame? My signature drink Masala Gin

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

Are you available for freelance gigs? Yes
Find him: Instagram


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