Talia is a Vancouver-based writer and photographer. A fascination with the history, technique, and individuals behind modern cocktail culture led her to found Two For The Bar; an online publication dedicated to spirit and cocktail culture with an emphasis on the shared experience. In 2014 she completed training as a Certified Specialist of Spirits furthering her knowledge of spirits, fermentation and distillation. While primarily based in the Pacific Northwest, her work has featured bar culture and cocktail personalities across North America.
Thor Paulson of The Diamond in Vancouver, B.C. recounts his most memorable night behind the bar.