Bartender at Aereo Café Bar, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Originally from Mexico City, Adam lives in Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, where he works at Aereo Café Bar. Inspired by his home country and Mexican conviviality, Adam has been pursuing a career in hospitality since leaving education. The world of mixology has allowed Adam Mixing to incorporate his passion for spirits, art and alchemy.
Hometown Hero Challenge cocktail: Bee My Hero!
Glass: Old-fashioned Garnish: White chocolate with nuts and lavender Method: Stir all ingredients with ice and strain into ice-filled glass. 45ml Patrón Silver tequila 10ml Honey-lavender syrup 20ml Manzanilla sherry 5ml Tartaric acid solution Inspiration: Bee my Hero! is the reflection of the elegance, purity and hard work required to create Patrón tequila as well as honey. The cocktail combines and balances these two hero ingredients that are so strongly linked to nature and the Mexican landscape. Looking after nature and respecting traditions is what this creation celebrates.