Los Angeles Confidential recently ran a Q&A with Joe Brooke, head of the mixology program at Mixology 101 in West Hollywood. I had the pleasure of meeting Joe when I took a cocktail course—and snagged the recipe for Mixology’s Sunburn Margarita—at the bar, and was excited to see him recognized for his awesome mixology skills by the L.A. mag.
Although Salvatore “The Maestro” Calabrese was hosting the event I attended, it was clear that Joe is guy who knows his stuff. As Joe says in the article: “When I see a customer—regardless of what I know and don’t know about them—I kind of suss out where they are, and the cocktail I make for them will be the perfect counter-balance to whatever it is they’re experiencing.” Basically, the guy is a total pro.
Check out the full interview HERE!