• Jarnard Sutton

Behind the Stick with Tony Aversa of West Coast Tavern


Video filmed and edited by Jarnard Sutton / Song called '"Feelin' Strong" by Kazolace

It's fun watching Tony Aversa, bar manager at West Coast Tavern, craft up delicious libations behind teh stick. On this episode, we featured his tasty cocktail called the Foreign Affair. It's crafted with Fortaleza Repo Tequila, Tanquerey No. 10 Gin, Giffard Orgeat, lemon juice and dashes of Fee Bros. Rhubarb bitters.

About Tony Aversa

Are you from San Diego?

I am from Philadelphia originally. I have lived in San Diego for 9 years now.

How did you get into bartending?

When I was young, I worked as a catering server. Several parties got understaffed, and they threw me behind to bar to fend for myself. Since then I have fallen i love with it and worked to perfect my craft.