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Meet Our Trainer - Juan Carlos Baucher

Juan Carlos Baucher

My name is…

Juan Carlos Baucher

My role is….

Brand Ambassador Johnnie Walker & Scotch Whisky

I’m based in…

Montevideo, Uruguay

I’ve worked in the industry for…

For over 15 years

Happiness in a glass is…

Old Fashioned cocktail

I love working with…

JOHNNIE WALKER™ whisky

What advice would you give to anyone starting off the industry?

Be entrepreneurial, work hard and enjoy the journey.

What qualities do you think makes a good bartender?

Be creative, have passion for the drinks business and the consumers. Be charismatic.

If you’re visiting Montevideo, or are just looking for inspiration, check out this bar…

Te Acordas? Montevideo, Uruguay

Name three reasons why you like this venue.

The atmosphere is vibrant and cozy and they offer excellent signature cocktails and service.

What’s unique and memorable about this venue?

A lot! Cocktails sitting on the piano-shaped bar, the lamps made with trombones and drums, classic photos with murals painted by a famous American airbrush artist from our country. Te Acordas? offers an excellent experience and has a great atmosphere.

Drop by at… Pablo de María 1203 Esquina Charrua Montevideo / Uruguay

Find out more at… https://www.facebook.com/teacordasbar1/

Follow us at…@teacordasbar

My favorite cocktail is Honey Star

This spicy and citrus cocktail is perfect paired with a chocolate brownie bathed in a jelly homemade of JOHNNIE WALKER™ DOUBLE BLACK

20ml JOHNNIE WALKER™ BLACK LABEL
1 Bar spoon of honey
3 Pieces of melon
15ml Vanilla syrup
20ml Fresh lime juice
20ml Passion fruit pulp
Star anise
Orange perfume
Method:
Macerate fresh melon with star anise and honey.
Blend together the melon, JOHNNIE WALKER™ Black Label, passion fruit pulp, lime juice and vanilla syrup.
Serve it in a martini glass and decorated it with star- anise.
The cocktail is also perfumed with orange oil.

(0.8 standard drinks* - 0.6 units per serve)

(*One standard drink contains 8g of alcohol)

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