Managing Partner, Barrel Proof
Liam Deegan is the managing partner at Barrel Proof in the Lower Garden District. After running the bar program at Sylvain, he and Sylvain owner Robert LeBlanc teamed up to open a place that displayed their love for beer, whiskey, and simple, classic cocktails. He stocked up on as much whiskey as the shelves could fit, plus a little extra Old Grand Dad, and opened Barrel Proof in May 2014.
Bar Manager and Co-Beverage Director, Queen Mary Tavern
Mony Bunni started in the hospitality industry as a hostess in Arlington Heights, Illinois. She worked at various restaurants in the Chicagoland Suburbs before moving into the city of Chicago at the age of 19. She graduated from Columbia College Chicago with a BFA in Illustration and has a background in fine art. She was at Morton’s the Steakhouse for years before opening Sable Kitchen and Bar as a cocktail server, in... Read More →