Our favourite bartenders: Anne Groubet, Callooh Callay

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Anne Groubet, Callooh Callay, London

Where did you learn your craft?

At work, by doing it and from the people I worked with.

Name a few of the places you’ve worked.

The International; Callooh Callay.

Who’s the most inspiring person you’ve worked with and why?

Everyone at Callooh Callay, for their passion and creativity. I am learning from everyone I work with.

What makes a good bartender?

Again, passion for what you are doing.

Which bartenders do you admire and why?

There are so many amazing bartenders in London that I can’t choose.

What’s your proudest moment as a bartender?

When my customers leaves happy

Shaken or stirred?

Stirred.

What’s your favourite drink?

To mix:
Corpse Reviver number 2

To drink:
As above.

On your menu:
Captain Cuba.

What’s your definition of a bartender and a mixologist and where do you fit in?

I don’t think there is a difference.

What’s your favourite ingredient?

Gin.

Where do you drink off duty?

Usually  a gastro pub on Sunday with a roast.

What’s your essential piece of bar kit?

A barspoon.

What’s your failsafe recipe to mix at home?

A Martinez.

If you could mix a cocktail for anyone alive or dead, who would it be and why?

Amy Winehouse.

Find Anne tending bar at Callooh Callah, 65 Rivington Street, EC2A 3AY. T: 020 7739 4781. calloohcallaybar.com.

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