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Posts in Bartender of the Month
Rommel Del Crypt

Every month, we gather intel on the best Happy Hours in LA, but where would we be if not for the dedication of bartenders? November’s honor belongs to Rommel Del Crypt he’s serving up what can be considered the best damn Bloody Marys in town and managing the patio bar in the back of La Cita. Get to know Rommel one on one like we did and learn all about how his favorite places, who inspired him, and what he loves to drink when he’s not serving up Bandera shots. Cheers!

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Krisi Jensen

Every month, we gather intel on the best Happy Hours in LA, but where would we be if not for the dedication of bartenders? August’s honor belongs to Krisi Jensen, a mixologist/sommelier extraordinaire that has been giving back to the DTLA community for nearly a decade, she’s currently to blame for Clayton’s Public House popularity. Get to know Krisi one on one like we did and learn all about how her creativity fit right into the Victorian theme at Clayton’s and how she has been involved in the creation of some of the most popular bars in LA, what she enjoys playing at bars, and her favorite type of guest.

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Sofian Ketfi

Every month, we gather intel on the best Happy Hours in LA, but where would we be if not for the dedication of bartenders? May’s honor belongs to Sofian Ketfi, a Sommelier from France who’s passionate about teaching his craft to patrons via his wine bar. Get to know Sofian one on one like we did and learn all about how he plans to educate the public even further with a Sommelier program in the future, what his favorite wine is to pair with this favorite meal, and the one time a party bus of 45 people showed up at his wine bar.

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Ken Lin

Every month, we gather intel on the best Happy Hours in LA, but where would we be if not for the dedication of bartenders? April’s honor belongs to Ken Lin, a fresh face and attitude to the bartending scene, but his resume and skills make him a gifted natural. Get to know Ken one on one like we did and learn all about how he ditched the corporate life for one behind the bar, how he managed to get a job at one of the top restaurants in DTLA, and his ultimate favorite cocktail.

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Christina Ray

Every month, we gather intel on the best Happy Hours in LA, but where would we be if not for the dedication of bartenders? March's honor belongs to Christina Ray, a genuine bartender who will have you rockin' out to metal music after one of her highball drinks. Get to know Christina one on one like we did and learn all about how she found her niche at The Slipper Clutch in DTLA, what drink she has mastered over the years, and where she hangs out before a shift. 

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Nathan McCullough

Every month, we gather intel on the best Happy Hours in LA, but what would Happy Hour be if not for the dedication of bartenders? February's honor belongs to Nathan McCullough, an imaginative bartender who was truly mastered his craft. Get to know Nathan one on one like we did and learn all about how he earned the nickname, "Mad Scientist", where he goes for cocktail inspiration, and how he made the HHC team quick regulars with his magic agave making skills. 

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Kwame Moore

Every month, we gather intel on the best Happy Hours in LA, but what would Happy Hour be if not for the dedication of bartenders? January's honor belongs to Kwame Moore, a great bartender with great presence. Get to know some of his story, where you can find him pourin' his favorite drinks, and a crazy story involving a snake. 

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