“Ever since I began working in decent cocktail bars many moons ago, bartenders have been trying to push the dark, bitter and overtly aromatic onto unsuspecting customers, who for the most part, were just looking for a glass of boozy juice and a good time.”
Tag: Jessica Arnott
I wanted us to take the opportunity while on The Balvenie Stories Tour to tell our story, tell the story of just how inspiring the style, passion and creativity of the Australian bar scene is. Let’s make sure everyone know we’re representing Australian bars.
In the February issue we find out more about ferments (and why you might like to give them a go in your bar); Evan Stroeve writes about the problem with using native ingredients; and acclaimed bartender Jess Arnott shares what it’s like to be working the hospo life whilst pregnant.
New Perth bar Foxtrot Unicorn is set to open in the coming week, the first foray into bar ownership for the award-winning bartender Dimitri Rtshiladze — here’s what to expect.
The Schweppes Signature Series Mixers range was created with some of Australia’s best bartenders: Chris Hysted-Adams, Jess Arnott and Charlie Ainsbury.
Placing in this year’s Top 11 at the Bartender of the Year Competition (sponsored by Reserve), Jessica Arnott is showcasing some fantastic bartending talent. You’ll find her at Sydney’s Victoria Room, the British-Raj inspired cocktail temple, where she’ll turn out quality drinks and fine chat with regulation ease if you drop in on a Friday night.
With Lee now heading overseas for the foreseeable future, it was a great opportunity to head down to TVR for this month’s cocktail experiment. At their creative best the team was able to whip up some cracking drinks on all but a moments notice.