Where were you born and raised?:
Born in Launceston, Tasmania and raised in the thriving metropolis of Yass, NSW.
How long have you been bartending?:
Since 2008, I started where every bartender usually does…picking up glasses.
Where was your first bar job?:
Parlour Wine Room. I was trained by my manager today and some of the friends I still hold closest to me, which highlights the best part of our job: The amazing camaraderie
What’s your favourite cocktail to drink or make?:
I love a dry ‘Martin Millers’ Martini w twist of lemon. But to make…probably an old fashioned, there’s a good amount of time to chat.
You’ve just finished a super hectic shift and it’s finally time to sit down, what drink to you reach for?:
Shift full of rad customers and good banter: beer. Shift full of @#*$’s and other questionable clientel…Whiskey
Which song played by our resident deejays is guaranteed to make you boogie behind the bar and forget you’re actually at work?:
You can’t hurry love by Diana Ross and the Supremes
Most triumphant moment behind the bar?:
Getting sworn at by a dude ordering 8 mojito’s…. he enters the dancefloor with all drinks on a tray and eats shit…Justice porn at it’s finest.
Have you got a funny/irritating customer moment?:
Customer: do you have “x” spirit?
Me: sorry, we don’t have “x” spirit.
Customer: What do you mean you don’t have “x” spirit?
Me: what do you mean, what do you mean we don’t have “x” spirit?
When you’re not behind the bar, where can we find you?:
In the physical space that I am occupying at that time. Unless it’s Thursday.
Chasing cars/ Basketball/ the second coming of Cnl. Sanders.
If you could have a drink with anyone in the world (dead or alive) who would it be?:
Amy Winehouse….she’d have a story.
The inside of my eyelids when someone says something hilarious.
Where would you like to see yourself in 10 years time?:
Tell us something random in 50 words or less:
Larry Bird was the first non-centre to win 3 consecutive MVP awards.
Bob Cousy was the first player ever seen to throw a behind the back pass.
Horses cannot vomit.