Meet bartender John Janho a.k.a. “Johnny Posh,” of Fort Lauderdale’s Posh Lounge.
When and why did you get into mixology?
It was in my field. It’s a family business; plus I went to school for culinary and hospitality.
Tell me a bit about your bar. What would you tell someone who has never been there before?
It’s exactly what the name leads you to believe; it’s a posh, upscale, sophisticated and modern lounge.
What do you love about working behind the bar?
I love getting to meet new people all the time.
What sets HPNOTIQ apart from the rest of the cocktail world?
The fact that it’s so easy to mix with just about anything.
Tell us about your specialty HPNOTIQ cocktail. What occasion is it perfect for?
The Harmonie Mojito is perfect anytime you want a refreshing drink!
What’s the best/worst pick-up line you’ve heard someone use at the bar?
“Is your name Home Depot, because you got all the materials I need!
What advice do you have for someone trying to approach someone at a bar?
Just be yourself, act natural and compliment the person.
What is one thing behind the bar that you cannot live without and why?
Liquor, because it wouldn’t be a bar without it!